Ishita Bora: “Ore Raati,” an Assamese song, composed and sung by the popular artist Abhishruti Bezbaruah, has released two days ago (January 20) with 1.2K views.
Inspired by lived experiences of Transgender people, this upbeat song addresses their internal struggle and how each human being must be embraced by society regardless of their gender identity.
This song is an honest effort and a dedication to the transgender community all over the world. The song urges society to embrace the LGBTQIA+ community for the society to educate them and to empower Transgender people.
“Ore Raati” features an empowered Assamese Trans woman Janvi Borkakoti, who is currently based in New Delhi working for a European IT consulting firm, legendary actor of Assam, National awardee Smt. Malaya Goswami, Bijit Kumar Das in the storyline. The music video also features Abhishruti and Tanets Twins Dimpi – Simpi.
Supported by the Directorate of Cultural Affairs, Government of Assam, and YPO Northeast chapter, Abhishruti hopes her message for the inclusion and embracement of transgender people reaches a wide audience not only in Assam but all over India.
Cast: Malaya Goswami, Janvi Borkakoti, Bijit Kumar Das, Dimpi Simpi
Directed and Shot by Raktim Hazarika
Edited by Samujjal Kashyap and Gautam Mazumdar
Associate Director: Neel Barman, Prabal Bora
Singer and Composer: Abhishruti Bezbaruah
Lyrics: Kalpana Bhuyan
Music Arrangement: Anupam Konwar
Mix and Master: Anupam Konwar
Bass: Bulbul Das Guitars
Ukelele: Rupam Sharma
Bamham: Abhishruti Bezbaruah
Recordist: Anupam Konwar and Pinku Das
To watch the video, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygKDgUgSdpU