Mumbai, 4 October, 2016: Motu Patlu are all set to enthrall children with their maiden theatrical outing – Motu Patlu King of Kings Releasing on October 14, 2016. Today, at the music launch Vishal Bharadwaj and Gulzaar along with Ketan Mehta released the music and music video of the title track. The music was exclusively launched with the Rizvi Springfield High School kids who grooved to the music with their favorite toons’ Motu Patlu. The magnum opus is Viacom18 Motion Pictures’ first ever homegrown 3D stereoscopic animated movie based on the very popular Lotpot characters Motu Patlu currently featuring on Nickelodeon.
Best Friends Motu and Patlu are the lovable awesome twosome residing in a small town in the heartland of India, known as Furfuri Nagariya. Entrapped in a plot with a runaway circus lion, a lion trying to protect his kingdom and a greedy poacher who wants to ruin the jungle life – Motu Patlu must wage a battle to save the jungle.
Talking about composing the music for the film iconic film maker Vishal Bharadwaj said, “Talking about composing the music for the film Vishal Bharadwaj said, “I had a great time composing the title track for ‘Motu Patlu King of Kings’. Music has been created keeping in mind the limitless potential offered by the kid’s music genre. The music and lyrics of the song have been seamlessly integrated keeping in mind children’s choice of music and the overall theme of the film. The song of the movie Motu Patlu –King of Kings thus is a great celebration of the innocence of childhood and pure wonder for the world!
On penning the lyrics for the film Gulzaar said, “It’s more than three decade that I have been writing about kids and penning lyrics for them. Children like to play with a song. It has to be as easy and as engaging for them as if they are playing with a game. Similarly, while penning down lyrics for Motu Patlu – King of Kings movie, focus was on ensuring that it remains engaging, entertaining, free spirited like children and allows them to express themselves. The song has all these elements and is sure to create magic.”
Commenting on the music launch Ketan Mehta Chairman & Managing Director, Maya Digital Studios, said “Gulzaar Saab and Vishal have together once again created magic with the music of Motu Patlu. The simplicity and engaging quality of their rendition is a master stroke and is sure to have kids falling in love with Motu Patlu all over again “