After a long wait, finally Poorna Malavath will watch the movie made on her experience of climbing Mount Everest just at the age of 13, titled ‘Poorna: Courage Has No Limit’ on March 24.
‘Poorna’ is the biopic of Poorna Malavath, the youngest girl to climb Mt Everest, who hails from Telengana.
Rahul Bose, director of the movie, while sharing his feelings on the same, said, “I’ve been waiting for this day for 693 days – the day Poorna and her family see the film. It is as if I am sittting for my exams all over again! Poorna and her dad loved the trailer. This time I am hoping she and her family along with the other villagers from Pakala give us two thumbs up!”
The film takes the audience from the young girl’s small hut in Telengana to Bhongir Fort outside Hyderabad, to Darjeeling and Sikkim, to Nepal, and then to the top of Everest.
It has also got some of the unreleased footages of Poorna’s journey to Everest.
While talking to on the same, the 49-year-old said, “It was not easy. We had to convince the people, who ran the expedition. It took us six months to make them believe that we are the right kind of filmmakers with right kind of integrity and right kind of respect for the mountains and that’s how they gave the footage.”
Describing the most memorable moment about the film, Rahul said, “When Poorna came to watch the trailer of the film, one month ago in my office, she could not believe that it was ‘POORNA’, her name on the screen and busted out clapping.”
The actor stated that the movie has got everything to woo the audience, from sports to social issues . “It’s a win win win,” he added.
‘ Poorna: Courage Has No Limit,’starring Aditi Inamdar as Malavath Poorna and Rahul as Dr. R. S. Praveen Kumar, the cop who inspired Poorna to scale Mount Everest, is all set to hit the theaters on March 31.