The Delhi-gang rape incident is still fresh in the minds of the people in India. The 23-year-old physiotherapy intern Nirbhaya was beaten and gang raped in a bus, in which she was travelling with her male friend.
There were only six others in the bus, including the driver, all of whom raped the victim. After battling out for 13 days, she lost her life due to severe injuries while undergoing emergency treatment in Singapore on December 16, 2013. Not only it created panic and shock but also it threw light on crudest nature of a human.
Now, based on the rape incident, a movie is being made in Kannada film industry. A brand new young team has come out with a movie, which is titled as Jasmine 5. While six members raped Nirbhaya in the true incident, five will be doing the same act in the upcoming Sandalwood flick. Continue reading the story on the slideshow and also see some of the pictures from the movie...
Jasmine Dedicated To Nirbhaya
According to the makers of the movie, Jasmine 5 is dedicated to Nirbhaya, who will be referred as the Goddess of Delhi in the title card.
The shooting of the movie is being held in Bangalore. It is happening at a brisk pace and it is likely to be finished by the second week of August.
Navya plays the female lead role in Jasmine 5. She will be playing the role of a girl, who left her home to be with her beau in the movie. Recently, these sequences were shot along with an action scene in Wilson Garden.
Director Krishna V
Krishna V has directed the movie. He has also taken the responsibility of penning the story, screenplay and dialogues for the Kannada movie.
Mohan, Sudha Belawadi, Doddanna, Gautham, Hemanth, Lakshmidevamma, Padmaja Rao, Sarojamma, Murali, Prakash, Ramesh, Girija Lokesh and Honnavalli Krishna are in the cast.
The movie made under the banner of Bhavyasri Movie Creators, has M Sanjeev's music, Santhosh's costumes, Manu, Reddy Master and Manju's choreography, Srikanth's editing and Prasanna Kumar's cinematography.