Based on the bestselling book by Yann Martel, Time magazine rightly described the film as the next AVATAR in its use of 3D technology and as creating a spectacular world of wonder. It'sthe story of a young man’s incredible survival at sea against almost impossible odds not least of which include sharing the lifeboat with the only other survivor, Richard Parker - a ferocious a Bengal tiger. Lee's stunning visual spectacle, remarkable use of 3D and advanced CG wizardry has created an emotionally captivating experience matched by newcomer Suraj whose performance and presence in a role that would test the finest of actors can only inspire. A milestone for director and actor alike. the film is also an experience for audiences that they will never forget.
Cast & Credits
- Director: Ang Lee
- Producer: Ang Lee, David Womark, Gil Netter
- Screenplay: David Magee
- Cinematographer: Claudio Miranda, ASC
- Editor: Tim Squyres, A.C.E.
- Composer: Mychael Danna
- Cast (in alphabetical order): Adil Hussain, Gérard Depardieu, Irrfan Khan, Rafe Spall, Shravanthi Sainath, Suraj Sharma, Tabu