The Trailer of RSVP and Roy Kapur Films’ The Sky is Pink is out now!
An amazing true story of a family that will make audiences laugh, cry and be inspired – The Sky Is Pink!
Inspired by a true story, The Sky Is Pink is a film about the abiding power of timeless love, and what it really means to be a family. It is the sweeping and heartfelt journey of the love of a couple spanning 30 years, told through the lens of their sassy, sardonic and spunky teenage daughter Aisha Chaudhary. Most of all, it’s a poignant celebration of love and life itself.
The film brings back the much-loved on-screen couple Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Farhan Akhtar together who essay the lead roles. It also stars the young powerhouse of talent Zaira Wasim (who plays Aisha) and Rohit Saraf in titular roles.
Ronnie Screwvala and Siddharth Roy Kapur who have been known to pave the way for pathbreaking content-driven cinema with their earlier films like Barfi and Dangal have joined hands once again to bring audiences one of the most heartwarming and stirring romantic dramas of the year!Entrepreneur Ronnie Screwvala says, “Sky Is Pink will definitely win hearts all over the world. At RSVP we love telling stories that must be told and this one is for every family and such a universal story that will tug at our heart strings. That’s why we are thrilled to release the movie in over 25 countries. “Siddharth Roy Kapur adds, “The Sky Is Pink is about the triumph of love against all odds and the resilience of the human spirit. It is a film that will deeply move and inspire, and all of us at Roy Kapur Films are proud to be bringing this extraordinary true story to the world.”Director Shonali Bose says, “This film has been a momentous journey for me. The Sky is Pink is a deeply personal story and I’m so excited to share it with everyone.”Priyanka Chopra Jonas says, “The Sky Is Pink is a story of love and hope and I think it will resonate with everyone at some level. We’ve all faced loss and this movie shows us how to celebrate the life of your loved one, instead of mourning their death. I knew playing Aditi Chaudhary was going to be challenging and portraying her journey on screen has been really special. As co-producer, I’m so proud to be a part of making a film like this.”Farhan Akhtar mentions, “This is a beautiful film that celebrates the enduring power of love and I am grateful that I am a part of such an amazing film. The entire process of making this film was both emotional and fun.”Directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Shonali Bose, The Sky is Pink is produced by RSVP and Roy Kapur Films, in association with S K Global and Purple Pebble Pictures. The film is written by Shonali Bose and Nilesh Maniyar, starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim and Rohit Saraf.The Sky is Pink is slated to release on 11th October 2019.
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Synopsis: The Sky is Pink is the incredible love story of a couple spanning 30 years, told through the lens of their teenage daughter. She is sassy, sardonic, spunky and also…dead. A fact she nonchalantly mentions at the very outset. “Get over it. It’s quite cool actually. You’ll see when you get here (which you do know you will right?!)”
Unexpectedly humorous, warm and heart wrenching all at once as the magic of life and beauty of death manifest in one family’s unusual, courageous journey in this 100% true story.
Genre: Romantic Drama
Language: Hindi with English subtitles
Running Time: 135min
Director: Shonali Bose
Cast: Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim, Rohit Saraf
Screenplay: Shonali Bose, Nilesh Maniyar
Producers: Ronnie Screwvala, Siddharth Roy Kapur
Cinematography: Kartik Vijay, Nick Cooke
Edited by: Manas Mittal
The vision of RSVP is to develop and create stories that must be told, stories that we would love to tell and stories that people go to the movies for. Younger audiences are closing the mediums of their choice and we maintain it’s an audience revolution and evolution more than a technology one. The goal is to constantly innovate and disrupt in this space of movies, digital content and the new age of documentaries.
Following this vision, RSVP has successfully produced Love Per Square Foot, Lust Stories, Karwaan, Pihu, Kedarnath, URI – The Surgical Strike, Sonchiriya and Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota. The upcoming films under the banner are The Sky Is Pink releasing on October 11, 2019 and Bhangra Paa Le.
RKF: Roy Kapur Films (RKF) is a film and digital media production house founded by eminent producer Siddharth Roy Kapur. RKF produces movies and digital content across scales and genres and has various noteworthy projects in the pipeline, the first of which – Shonali Bose’s The Sky Is Pink (starring Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar and Zaira Wasim) releases worldwide in October 2019. RKF has also produced a Netflix Original Film titled Yeh Ballet – a dance musical drama.
Siddharth is the President Of the Producers Guild of India and was recently named as one of Variety’s Top 500 influential people in entertainment globally.
SK Global: With operations in Los Angeles, New York, and Singapore, SK Global is a unique independently backed filmed entertainment company dedicated to the finance, development and production of premium global content for international and local market audiences.
The Company—which encompasses financing and production entities Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Ivanhoe Pictures—was founded and is chaired by SKE Chairmen and CEO Sidney Kimmel and IP Chairman Robert Friedland. Industry veterans John Penotti and Charlie Corwin serve as co-CEOs.
The Company’s joint library consists of more than 90 feature film and television projects, including the Golden Globe nominated international hit Crazy Rich Asians released via Warner Bros. which grossed over $238 million worldwide and boasts an all-Asian cast; the critically acclaimed feature Hell or High Water, nominated for 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture and starring Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine; the Hindi-language police procedural series Delhi Crime from award-winning director Richie Mehta which premiered on Netflix and will return for a second season; and the hit Korean-language drama The Wailing, which earned director Na Hong Jin the Best Director Award at the Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong.
Other library titles include The Place Beyond the Pines, The Age of Adaline, United 93, Adventure land, Lars and the Real Girl, the five-time Academy Award-nominated In the Bedroom, Swimfan and A Prairie Home Companion. Several films in the library are being considered for local-language film and television remake opportunities around the world.
Purple Pebble Pictures : With a vision to erase boundaries and create an environment where the content of the story is the true hero, Purple Pebble Pictures made its foray into film production in 2016. The production company set up by global icon and international actor Ms.Priyanka Chopra-Jonas and spearheaded by her mother Dr. Madhu Chopra has created a platform where great stories are told irrespective of language and genre.
In short span, Purple Pebble Pictures has made some rather brave, unconventional choices From ad films to digital media, to backing regional cinema, and venturing into films for children. It is recognised by the audience and industry alike, for supporting and providing opportunities for new talent across acting, direction, scripting etc.
Purple Pebble Pictures has carved a special place in the world of cinema by creating a platform for regional language cinema by bringing stories in varied languages to a wider audience. The company encourages the idea of promoting and nurturing young budding filmmakers also lending a helping hand to new talent with little opportunities.
Purple Pebble Pictures has produced several regional language films such as in Marathi, Punjabi, Bhojpuri, Sikkimese, Assamese – and has won various awards for the films, prominent amongst them being the 3 National Film Awards conferred by the Government of India for its maiden Marathi production ‘Ventilator’. The upcoming films to be released under the banner are the National Award winning film “PAANI” and Internationally acclaimed “BHOGA KHIRIKEE”.