[11/20/20 - 09:31 PM] Sanjay Dutt Returns to the Screen on December 11 with "Torbaaz" on Netflix The story of the journey of redemption and rising from personal tragedy, set in Afghanistan, is the first Sanjay Dutt release after his successful recovery from illness earlier this year.
[via press release from Netflix]
SANJAY DUTT RETURNS TO THE SCREEN ON 11 DECEMBER WITH "TORBAAZ" ON NETFLIX
Torbaaz marks the directorial debut of Girish Malik, and also stars Nargis Fakhri and Rahul Dev
Mumbai, November 21, 2020: Torbaaz is ready to soar high as it releases exclusively on Netflix on 11 December, 2020. The story of the journey of redemption and rising from personal tragedy, set in Afghanistan, is the first Sanjay Dutt release after his successful recovery from illness earlier this year.
Speaking about his Netflix debut, Sanjay Dutt said, "The story of Torbaaz is closely aligned with the reality of Afghanistan, and the beautiful depiction of cricket as a means of deliverance is as true for the children as it is for my character, Nasser Khan, who bounces back from personal tragedy. I am truly grateful for all the love and support that I have received over the past few months, and I am glad to be returning to the screen with this powerful film. We have a strong partner in Netflix and am glad that the film will reach discerning audiences around the world, where the story can resonate across boundaries."
Synopsis of the film:
Torbaaz is the story of one man who rises above his personal tragedy and decides to transform the lives of few refugee camp kids who are on the path of destruction through the game of cricket.
Cast and crew information
Cast: Sanjay Dutt, Nargis Fakhri, Rahul Dev
Director: Girish Malik
Producers: Raju Chadha, Rahul Mittra, Girish Malik
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About Raju Chadha Presents
Raju Chadha Presents is a big film production house which also engages in distribution & exhibition. Founded by well known entrepreneur Raju Chadha who's the Chairman of the Wave Group with interests in real estate, sugar manufacturing, paper manufacturing, Distilleries & breweries and film production & distribution. The production house has also presented & distributed many films including Sarkar 3, Daddy, Main aur Charles & Saheb Biwi aur Gangster 3.
About Rahul Mittra Films
Rahul Mittra Films is a well-known production house, founded by former journalist & Award Winning Filmmaker Rahul Mittra. In a span of nine years, the production house has produced path breaking films like Saheb Biwi aur Gangster (2011), Saheb Biwi aur Gangster Returns (2013), Bullett Raja (2013), Revolver Rani (2014), Sarkar 3 (2017), Saheb Biwi aur Gangster 3 (2018), Cabaret (2019) and Torbaaz (2020). The future projects of the production house include Randeep Hooda starrer Mard, Arjun Rampal starrer Anjaan and a couple of web-series for top OTT platforms, which are currently at the development stage.
About Clapstem Entertainment Pvt. Ltd
Clapstem Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. was founded in 2012, by Mr. Girish Malik and Mr. Puneet Singh. Our flagship company, Clapstem Productions established in 1996, has produced over 1500 hours of fiction and non-fiction TV content with an extensive portfolio of creating, selling/trading content as well as dubbing/customizing foreign language content to Indian sensibilities. For Clasptem, content is king and we intend to engage the global audience with our work. Our first feature film, Jal, directed by Girish Malik, qualified in the advance list of Oscar Contentions for the 'Best Original Score' category, received National Award for 'Best Visual Effects' (2014), was In Competition at 18th Busan International Film Festival and 44th International Film Festival of India, Goa - Indian Panorama. Its Screenplay was invited to be part of the permanent core collection at the prestigious Oscar Library.