Sachin: A Billion Dreams is an upcoming 2017 Indian biographical documentary film written and directed by James Erskine and produced by Ravi Bhagchandka and Carnival Motion Pictures under 200 NotOut Productions.The film is based on the life of Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.The film is scheduled to be released on 26 May 2017.
The film captures Tendulkar’s cricket and personal life in substantial detail, as well as reveals few aspects of his life which have never been heard of or seen before.
The name of the film was selected via a contest that Sachin Tendulkar had announced on Twitter.
A tale of a small boy with dreams and his journey to becoming the God of Cricket and the most celebrated sportsperson in his country.Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar’s film ‘Sachin – A Billion Dreams’ will hit the screens on May 26, 2017.
During the trailer launch, in a packed Juhu auditorium, Tendulkar said working on the film ‘Sachin – A Billion Dreams’ helped him “relive important moments” of his cricketing life.
Sachin spoke on many things about the film at the launch, and the trailer itself reveals a bit about what is in store.
The film will of course talk about a schoolboy’s entry into the big world of international cricket, and about how he went about conquering record after record. It will talk about the ebb and rise of Indian cricket in the nineties and the aughts. But noticeably, it will touch upon one of the darkest sagas in Indian cricket – the match-fixing saga at the beginning of this millennium.
How much light it will shed on the dark episode is still not known. The trailer shows enraged fans pelting stones and burning effigies of Indian cricketers, while Tendulkar’s voice is heard in the background saying: “It was cricket’s worst period. As a sportsman, you should learn to get back on your feet and start competing again.”
Throughout his career Sachin always remained a private person, keeping his feelings to himself. ” I remain a private person but realised that there is much I have not revealed or spoken about, to those who have been instrumental to my life and career, especially my fans,”
The movie is all set to hit the theatres on 26th MAY’17. And not to mention,the movie stars THE GOD himself ,making his debut at the age of 43. Alongside will be Arjun Tendulkar and Mayuresh.