New Delhi: Lionsgate Play brings to its viewers, Jungle Cry, a movie that chronicles the unheard journey of underprivileged youngsters successful the distinguished U14 Rugby World Cup. Starring Abhay Deol, the movie is about to launch on Lionsgate Play on June 3, 2022.
Based on the inspiring true story of 12 underprivileged and orphan youngsters from Kalinga Institute in Odisha, India. ‘Jungle Cry’ follows the journey of 12 underprivileged youngsters who went on to win the distinguished U14 Rugby World Cup in England. Directed by Sagar Ballary, Jungle Cry options Abhay Deol, Emily Shah, Atul Kumar, Stewart Wright and Julian Lewis Jones. It additionally options cameos by among the high names within the sport, together with referee Nigel Owens, Wales and British Lions fly-half Phil Bennett, and Colin Charvis, former captain of Wales.
This riveting sports activities drama is predicated on the true-life story of Indian rugby coach Rudraksh Jena of Bhubaneswar’s Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), who guided a workforce of 12 rural Odisha boys to a historic victory within the Junior Rugby World Cup in England in 2007.
Backed by Bollywood Hollywood Productions by Prashant Shah, this story about outsiders is headlined by Abhay Deol because the Indian coach of the workforce and debutant Emily Shah because the Physiotherapist. Joining them is a stellar forged, together with Atul Kumar, Stewart Wright, and Julian Lewis Jones, in supporting roles.
Abhay Deol who’s in fixed awe of the kids who received the world cup and coaches who by no means gave up on their coaching mentioned, “In this land of cricket, the place there may be hardly any noise about Rugby, 12 younger youngsters from rural India made historical past. I hope to have honoured their dedication and dedication to Rugby and the nation with this unimaginable movie that defines nothing is unattainable. I’m so proud to have had an opportunity to work with these youngsters and coaches and to current their fantastic story to the viewers. I hope they get impressed and luxuriate in it as a lot as we’ve. Please do watch Jungle Cry streaming on Lionsgate Play from June third onwards.”
The movie has received accolades at varied movie festivals reminiscent of Cannes World Film Festival 2021, Wales International Film Festival 2021, London Independent Film Awards 2021, Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards 2021 and was additionally awarded because the Best Film – Jury Award on the eleventh Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival 2021 amongst many different prestigious awards.
Actress Emily Shah mentioned, “I’m extremely proud and honoured to be a part of a movie that celebrates the journey of the kids from Odisha & their outstanding achievement on the Junior Rugby World Championship within the UK. I’m elated that this movie and their story is receiving the popularity that it deserves, particularly in a rustic the place Cricket is king. Jungle Cry is really an inspiring underdog story that promotes schooling & sports activities to youngsters the world over, no matter their social standing. We are thrilled to launch it to the Indian viewers on June third.”
The movie which already had its world premiere will even function a cameo by sports activities personalities together with Nigel Owens, Phils Bennett, and Colins Charvis, the previous captain of Wales.