Bandish Bandits is an amazon prime original web series. The show got its initial release on 4 August 2020. The web series got its direction from Anand Tiwari, Who also acted in the 2010 movie Udan and Go Goa Gone. Bandish Bandits is a story about two distinct music coming together; And making something new.
Bandish Bandits Cast
Shreya Chaudhary as Shreya Chaudhary
Ritwik Bhowmik as Radhe
Atul Kulkarni as Digvijay
Naseeruddin as Shah as Rathod
Bandish Bandits Story
The story revolves around the life of two characters from the opposite nature. Radhe a disciple of a popular Indian classic guru, And Tamanna, Who is trying to put her pop music in the town. Radhe has got a lifetime opportunity to be trained by his grandfather. To be taught by Pandit Radhemohan Rathod, Seem like a dream for many Indian classic music students.
Radhe’s father and Uncle couldn’t meet the expectation of Pandit Radhemohan Rathod to be trained by him. And when Radhe got selected after immense effort, All his family was very happy. But life took a different turn, And Radhe bump into Tamanna and they both decide to create music together. But things start to fall apart after Radhe loses his conscious and focus more on Tamanna’s ideas than his own goal.
Bandish Bandits Review
Bandish Bandits seem a genuine effort towards a better cinema. From Music Composition to Acting Performance the web series has a fresh look to it. For a start, The show title ‘Bandish Bandits’ has been carefully chosen, Bandish is the word used in the Indian classical Music for mixing different composition. In another language Urdu the following means restriction.
Bandits on the other hand represent the outcast behavior by the leads to mixing different music styles. It is India’s first web series in which, Music has played a key role. Bandish Bandits may also feel like Disney’s musicals. Because the editing and story writing has mixed music so well in the show, That you may fall in love with music than the show itself. Bandish Bandits’ efforts to put light on Indian classical music, Will increase the popularity of the diminishing craze for the native Indian music.
Web Series Verdict
Bandish Bandits even being great, Is not flawless. The idea behind the show makes it worth watching. The show seems an effort to introduce generation X with Indian classical music. The web series is shot in Mumbai and Rajasthan; And captures the beautiful cinematography of both the cities.
The show doesn’t seem far-fetched as many predicted before the release, On the contrary, It seems quite genuine and way better than many Bollywood movies. Actors, Apart from the leads, Have played a role to bind the whole show into authentic-looking web series.
The adaptability of different characters Amit Mistry and Rajesh Tailang is appreciable. The story blends two whole different music styles and presents you with a beautiful series to watch. The show has been received good ratings from the audiences, And the request for season 2 is already starting to be visible. Bandish Bandits is a well-made series and worth-watching.