Filmmaker Jiju Antony’s upcoming crowd funded multi lingual film ‘Eli, Eli, Lama Sabachthani’ starring Sanal Aman, Rajshri Deshpande, Kani Kusruthi in lead roles is set for 28th February 2016 release.
The title ‘Eli, Eli, Lama Sabachthani’ which means “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me? is taken from the holy bible Matthew 27:46, the saying of Jesus on the cross.
Set against the backdrops of Mumbai, the film resolves around the social issues happening in the society. A man convicted of being a part of the crime is the core of the story.
‘Eli, Eli, Lama Sabachthani’ produced under the banner Kazhcha Film Forum will have people speaking Malayalam, Marathi, English and Hindi languages.