Sound of Mumbai, The

A FILM BY Sarah McCarthy

Craftily balancing inspirational uplift with clear-eyed pragmatism
-Joe Leydon, Variety
The Sound Of Mumbai"" will hit all the adorable and cutesiness buttons""
-Kevin Jagernauth, The Playlist


A group of children from the slums of Mumbai, India, are given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to perform The Sound of Music with a classical orchestra. As they prepare for their magical moment in the spotlight, they hold immense hope that it could change their lives for the better. Director Sarah McCarthy crafts a heartwarming and uplifting story that celebrates not only the power of dreams, but a uniquely charming rendition of the Rodgers & Hammerstein favourite that's sure to change your association with it forever.

Theatrical Release Date

Original Languages: English
Genre: Documentary
Running Time: 62 min.
Year: 2010


Sarah McCarthy



A Boy Takes Center Stage in the Classroom
The Children Practicing Together
A Shared Moment of Laughter