The Spirit of Jazz

  • Anith Mohan
  • Shannon Thomas

Sarathy is a US-born, Indian-raised, London-based drummer, producer, composer and bandleader. Sarathy has established himself as one of the most original and compelling voices in the UK jazz scene. His music is predominantly based in jazz and Indian classical music but also incorporates elements of hip-hop and electronic music. The Spirit of Jazz, takes a deep dive into Sarathy's practice, with a focus on his most recent album 'More Arriving' and how he uses his work to overcome the stereotypes associated with being a brown musician in Britain. Best Documentary Runner-up - LONDON ROCKS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2021 Official Selection - BARCIFF BARCELONA INDIE FILMMAKERS FEST 2022