After extensive shooting for English film WILL TO LIVE in Hollywood and India under the banner of Netguru Films, it has moved into postproduction. Directed by Charles Sleichter it stars Geoffrey Broderick, Anusha Singh, Erik Altemus, Arjun and Subhasis. Its executive producer is Amrit Das, Screenplay is by Alec Doyle & Sudeshna Roy, cinematography is by Mike Bartkowaski & Sounmendu Roy and is co-directed by Paul Emami & Biplab Chaterjee. This Indo-American venture is inspired from a true story. It is the courageous fight of a father’s for his ailing son from Lymphoma. Against all odds, an American father takes an adventurous journey into the jungles of Himalyas in the quest of a rare herb that may cure his son, battling the depths of the jungles, greed, power and corruption and risking his own life. The story explores the intensity of a widower father’s love to save his only son dying of this killer disease.
WILL TO LIVE is the new genre film of cross cultural appeal. An Indo-American production, it has been shot exclusively in California, USA and India. A score of Hollywood and Indian filmmakers were involved in this feature film that has also pioneered new technology of Digital film making in India.