Mumbai, May 13, 2021: Producer Mahaveer Jain and Lyca Productions have come together again to announce a film based on the life of India's spiritual leader, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on his birthday today. The feature film has been titled "Free: The Untold Story Of Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar".
The movie is written and directed by ad maker Montoo Bassi in his directorial debut. Produced by Neetu M Jain and Prema SubasKaran in association with Natasha Malpani Oswal, "Free" will be adapted in 21 international languages and has been panned a global release in more than 100 countries.
Lyca Productions took to social media and released the first look poster of the film that aims to spread smiles on people's faces.
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar is a Padma Vibhushan awardee, India's second-highest civilian award. In 2009, he was named by Forbes magazine as the fifth most powerful leader in India. He has several national and international accolades to his name.
Ravi Shankar founded the Art of Living Foundation in 1981, a volunteer-based NGO providing social support to the people. In 1997, he established a Geneva-based charity, the International Association for Human Values, an NGO that engages in relief work and rural development.