The Bhangra Wrap

1994, Documentary, 20 minutes

“The Bhangra Wrap” is an energetic documentary of a vibrant youth subculture that fuses hip hop, rap and Bhangra music. Based mainly in New York and Toronto, Bhangra House is propagated through alternative radio, party DJs and hip urban clubs where South Asian youth have carved out their own unique sense of style, identity and voice that is an uncompromised mix of old and new, South Asian and American.

The Bhangra Wrap 2-minute excerpt

Highlights: Currently distributed by NAATA and is on Selected Films & Videos List, Young Adult Library Services. Awarded Honourable Mention at Chicago Asian American Film Festival, 1995.

Official Selections & Screenings:

San Francisco Asian American International Film Festival, 1995

Sakhi Fourth Annual Film Festival, NYC, 1995

Balch Institute of Ethnic Studies, 1999

3rd-I Film Festival, San Francisco, (2001)

Nirali Magazine, November 2004

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