COMING-OF-AGE FAMILY FILM “DESERT DOLPHIN” SKATES TO NETFLIX
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Netflix has acquired the global rights to Desert Dolphin, a coming of age story of a teen girl in rural India, whose life changes when she learns to skateboard.
• Director: Manjari Makijany will make her feature directorial debut
• Screenwriters: Manjari Makijany; Vinati Makijany
• Producers: Emmanuel Pappas; Vinati Makijany; Manjari Makijany
• Executive Producer: Michael Pellico
• Production Companies: Skatepark Films, Mac Productions
• Composers: Salim and Sulaiman Merchant (Salim-Sulaiman)
• Cast: Rachel Saanchita Gupta and Shafin Patel make their acting debut alongside Amrit Maghera • • (Hollyoaks) and legendary Indian actor Waheeda Rehman (Guide)
• Logline: Prerna, a teenager growing up in rural India, comes of age when she’s introduced to the sport of skateboarding. As a result, she has to fight the odds to follow her dreams and compete in the national championship.
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Source Netflix, Inc.
August 7, 2020 8:00am ET by Pressparty