The documentary is an inspiring and passionate journey of three Indian cricket enthusiasts
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | March 12, 2015
To build on the recent Cricket World Cup phenomenon, Hindi movie channel &pictures, post the presentation of Aamir Khan’s unreleased film ‘Chale Chalo’, is now geared to air the documentary – ‘Beyond All Boundaries’. The documentary, directed by Sushrut Jain, is a gripping tale of three ordinary Indians and their love for an extraordinary sport.
The film, touching the lives of three ardent cricket fans – Sudhir Kumar Chaudhury, a well-known fan of Sachin Tendulkar, Prithvi Shaw, a young cricket prodigy, and Akshaya Surve, a talented young female cricketer who dreams of making it to the Indian women’s team – will premiere on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 2.20 pm.
Speaking of the world television premiere of ‘Beyond All Boundaries’, Ruchir Tiwari, Deputy Business Head, Zee Hindi Movie Channels, said, “At &pictures, we are constantly innovating the content we provide to our audience, and with ‘Beyond All Boundaries’ we had an opportunity to showcase something unusual and inspiring. India being a cricket-loving country, this documentary is a tribute to them and gives viewers a glimpse into the sport. We plan to bring more such unique films that are entertaining, distinctive and engaging.”
‘Beyond All Boundaries’, which features Saurav Ganguly and Yuvraj Singh, among others, is co-produced and narrated by Kunal Nayyar (Raj Koothrappali of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ fame).
The film describes cricket as a metaphor for life in India, encapsulating the emotions of cricket fans during the 2011 World Cup. The film effectively depicts an ordinary fan’s addiction to the game, the desperation for winning a World Cup after 28 long years and the breathless excitement during the last overs of a match. The film also captures the purest form of devotion from the three lead protagonists to their beloved game.