‘ Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ will narrate the story of how a naughty, curly-haired boy in the Mumbai suburbs who climbed trees, pretended to be John McEnroe and once even pinned down and beat up a classmate took his cricketing genius to the highest level in the sport, and was hailed as an epitome of discipline in international sport.
Cast and Crew of Sachin: A Billion Dreams Movie
Directed by: James Erskine
Produced by: Ravi Bhagchandka, Carnival Motion Pictures
Written by: James Erskine, Sivakumar Ananth
Starring: Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag; Mayuresh Pem
Edited by: Avdhesh Mohla
Music by: A. R. Rahman
Release date: 26 May 2017
Tendulkar, since his retirement from cricket in 2013, has been in the general population eye through his philanthropy work and as co-proprietor of an Indian Super League football group. Presently, his army of fans will get a knowledge into his ascent as an unequalled awesome cricketer, who went ahead to soften practically every batting record up to his 24-year cricket Career.
200Notout, an ad company behind successful campaigns for brands like Colgate, MRF, Maxx Mobile, Chevrolet, Lenovo and ICICI Bank, roped in the London-based James Erskine to direct the film.
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Erskine, an award-winning writer, director and producer, in 2015, made the sports comedy, “A shooting for Socrates.” He also made a film on Italian cyclist, the late Marco Pantani, the former Tour de France and Giro d’Italia winner renowned for his climbing skills.
Obviously, it is trying to make a film on any brandishing extraordinary … Be that as it may, Sachin is the best of them all. The test is not simply to make an anecdote about a man, it is to make a tale about India itself, for which Sachin has been an initiate for such a variety of years. It is not recently the tale of a man, it is the narrative of a feeling … To catch that, a bottle that and revamp it on the wide screen requires colossal thought and care, not slightest when for such a variety of Indians, Sachin is a piece of them, Erskine told HT.
The docu-highlight on Tendulkar takes after business movies on other prominent Indian games identities, MS Dhoni, Mohd Azharuddin, Milkha Singh and MC Mary Kom.
A docu-highlight on Sachin Tendulkar titled “Sachin: A Billion Dreams,” is set to hit the silver screen on May 26.