Chandigarh, 24 October 2018 : Sarabha – Cry for Freedom is an international film on the life and sacrifice of Kartar Singh Sarabha and his compatriots who raised the voice of freedom against the British, under the umbrella of the Ghadar Movement, that had its roots on North American soils.
Along with Sohan Singh Bhakhna, Harnam Singh Tundilat, Vishnu Ganesh Pingle and many others, Kartar Singh Sarabha engineered an armed revolution against the English that lead to his hanging at the tender age of only 19 years.
Sarabha’s unselfish sacrifice for his country inspired the likes of Shaheed Bhagat Singh to follow in his footsteps and take a valiant stand against British rule of India.
Sarabha – Cry for Freedom is written and being directed by Kavi Raz, who previously gave us the much talked about historical drama The Black Prince.
Film will be reelased in Punjabi, Hindi and English.
Japtej Singh, young Milka Singh from the hit film Bhag Milka Bhag will essay the very complex and inspirational role of Kartar Singh Sarabha.
Others in the cast include Nirmal Rishi, Mukul Dev, Malkeet Rauni, Jaspinder Cheema, Mahabir Bhullar, Kawar Grewal and Darren Tassel.
Cameras roll on 9th November for its India schedule to be followed by USA/Canada shoot in December and January.
Producers are Kuldeep Sharma, Arvind Singla, Veepasha Kashyap, Sarbjit Hundal and Jatinder Jay Minhas.
Executive Producer Swaran Singh
Sarabha- Cry for Freedom is a production of AVIRAJ STUDIOS, SARABHA FILM and KAVI RAZ STUDIOS