Jait Re Jait is 1977 Marathi film directed by Jabbar Patel and won Best Feature Film in Marathi at National Film Award.
It is considered to be one of the greatest musical hits of all time in Marathi cinema movie was produced by Usha Mangeshkar & Hridaynath Mangeshkar, under the banner, Mahalakshmi Chitra. It is based on a book by G N Dandekar.Though the music achieved all-time hit status, the film was a box-office disaster.
PlotThis story revolves around a tribal caste called the 'Thakar'. The hero is a drummer and a divorced lady falls in love with him. However this is not a simple love story, this film tries highlighting all the traditions of the Thakar caste.
The music was composed by Hridaynath Mangeshkar with lyrics by N D Mahanor and performed by Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar, Ravindra Sathe and Chandrakant Kale. Screen play and the dialogues were written by Satish Alekar and Anil Joglekar. The movie was directed by Jabbar Patel with cinematography by Binod Pradhan.
The songs from this film are popular in Maharashtra. The film earned actress Smita Patil a Filmfare Award, and Jabbar Patel a Filmfare award, a National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Marathi and Maharashtra State Film Awards for direction.
संगीत हृदयनाथ मंगेशकर, डोंगर काठाडी ठाकरवाडी, मी रात टाकली, आम्ही ठाकरं ठाकरं, जांहूळ पिकल्या झाडाखाली, नभ उतरूं आलं, गोमू संगतीन माझ्याशी येशील कां, काजळ रातीनं