R. Balki’s Ghoomer starring Abhishek Bachchan, Saiyami Kher, Shabana Azmi and Amitabh Bachchan will open the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne on August 11th followed by its theatrical release in India on August 18th.
Ghoomer is a sports drama film directed by R. Balki and written by Balki, Rahul Sengupta, and Rishi Virmani. The film stars Abhishek Bachchan as Ajay Sharma, a former cricketer who becomes the coach of a young woman named Rhea (Saiyami Kher), who is a paraplegic. The film is inspired by the story of Karoly Takacs, a Hungarian archer who lost his right arm in World War II but went on to win two Olympic gold medals.
Ghoomer is scheduled to be released in theaters on August 18, 2023. The film also stars Shabana Azmi, Angad Bedi, and Ila Arun in supporting roles.
The film’s trailer was released on July 12, 2023. The trailer shows Ajay and Rhea’s journey as they train together and prepare for Rhea to play for the Indian cricket team. The trailer has been well-received by critics and audiences alike, with many praising the film’s inspiring story and the performances of Bachchan and Kher.
Ghoomer is expected to be a crowd-pleaser and a critical success. The film’s inspiring story and the performances of its cast make it a must-watch for fans of sports dramas and coming-of-age stories.
Here are some additional details about the film:
- The film is set in Rajasthan.
- The film’s title, Ghoomer, is a Hindi word that means “wanderer” or “nomad.”
- The film’s cricket sequences were filmed at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur, Rajasthan.
- The film’s music is composed by A.R. Rahman.
Writer & Director: R Balki
Director of Photography: Vishal Sinha
Music Director & Original Background Score: Amit Trivedi
Editor: Nipun Ashok Gupta
Creative Director & Concept: Rahul Sengupta
Co-Writers: Rahul Sengupta & Rishi Virmani
Produced By Hope Film Makers, Abhishek A Bachchan & WG CDR Ramesh Pulapaka (RETD)
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