Presented by Jeo Baby, the anthology also includes short films from directors Akhil Anilkumar, Kunjila Mascillamani, Francies Louis and Jithin Issac Thomas.
The creators of the next Malayalam film freedom fight unveiled its powerful trailer on January 26, the occasion of Republic Day. The anthology film is presented by Great Indian cuisine director Jeo Baby. The trailer depicts female leaders from different segments, each trying to solve different issues related to gender discrimination and patriarchy.
Presenting a range of emotions, freedom fight suggests an intense anthology. Jeo Baby directs a segment of the anthology. Besides him, it also features short films by directors Akhil Anilkumar, Kunjila Mascillamani, Francies Louis and Jithin Issac Thomas. The cast of the anthology includes actors Srinda, Kabani, Rohini, Joju George, and Rajisha Vijayan, among others.
freedom fight is about to be released on the SonyLIV streaming platform. Sharing the trailer on his Facebook profile on Wednesday, Jeo wrote, “Introducing the trailer fight for freedom. Please watch and support. The project’s large technical team includes producers Jomon Jacob, Dijo Augustine, Sajin Raj and Vishnu Rajan. Cinematographers Salu K Thomas, Nikhil S Praveen and Himal Mohan were roped in for various shorts, while music composers Rahul Raj, Mathews Pulickan, Basil CJ, Maathan and Arun Vijay handled the background music and soundtracks.
Francies Louis, Kunjila Mascillamani, Muhsin PM, Rohith VS Variyath and Appu Tarek edited the various segments which are part of the anthology. Director of Jeo Baby Great Indian cuisine won the Kerala State Film Award in several categories such as Best Film, Best Sound Design and Best Screenplay. The critically acclaimed film premiered on the OTT platform Neestream last year and later on Amazon Prime Video.
With Nimisha Sajayan and Suraj Venjaramoodu in the lead, Great Indian cuisine focuses on the patriarchal configuration of Indian households. Jeo Baby has also directed films like Kilometers and Kilometers in 2020 and Kunju Daivam in 2018.
Watch the trailer for freedom fight here: