Ursula K. Le Guin’s The Telling being adjusted for the cinema
Bayview Films revealed today that American author Ursula K. Le Guin’s well-known sci-fi book, The Telling, is being adjusted for the cinema. Rekha Sharma ( Battlestar Galactica, Star Trek: Discovery) is set to star ahead function of Sutty Dass.
The Telling unique centers on Sutty and the world Aka, a when culturally abundant world that has actually been absolutely changed by innovation. Records of the past have actually been damaged, and people are strictly kept track of. Sutty Dass is a main observer from Earth who has actually discovered of a group of castaways who reside in the wilderness. The group still thinks in the ancient methods and still practice its lost faith– the Telling, the old faith of the Akans. Captivated by their beliefs, Sutty joins them on a spiritual expedition into the mountains and into the harmful surface of her own heart, mind, and soul. Ursula K. Le Guin produced an elaborate environment in her book, welcoming us to review our own complex history and the cost of development.
The movie is being composed and directed by Leena Pendharker (20 Weeks, Raspberry magic). The writer-director informed The Hollywood Reporter that she is “honored to bring the work of among sci-fi’s most renowned authors to the screen particularly in these times when strong female voices are required. The Telling is a humanistic sci-fi movie about a lady looking for her method a culture overrun by innovation.”
The Telling is being produced by Bayview Film creator Rizwan Virk ( Knights of Badassdon, Mythica) along with J.D. Seraphine ( Sirius). Virk mentioned that he’s been a fan of Ursula K. Le Guin’s “science fiction and fantasy for many years,” which his group “had actually been dealing with the script for The Telling with her over the previous couple of years, and we were incredibly saddened to find out about her current death.”
Virk explains The Telling as a “personal story of self-exploration” that likewise checks out “much broader themes related to science, alien civilizations, religious freedom, and technology progress.”
Production on the adjustment is set to start later on this year and slated to strike theaters in 2019.Related youtube video: (not from post)