After garnering rave reviews from the Bollywood critics and inspiring people across the globe, film Soorma heads to the Norway Fest.

Director Shaad Ali’s sports¬† drama ‘Soorma’ makes the cut as an official selection for the 16th Annual Bollywood Festival Norway 2018 starting 7 September and will be screened on 8 September.

The film, starring Diljit Dosanjh and Taapse Pannu in lead roles, is based on a true story, inspired from the Indian hockey captain Sandeep Singh.

Soorma is a story of triumph of the human spirit, about a player who made headlines for his miraculous comeback after facing near-death experiences.

There were special screenings of the film held for a few schools across India and at Paraplegic Rehabilitation Center in Pune exclusively for the soldiers.

Released on 13 July, the film was produced  by Sony Pictures Networks Productions and CS Films.