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The film is based on the true story of a man’s mission to rescue children from the darkest corners of the world.
MENA-based distributor and producer Front Row Filmed Entertainment has announced that Jim Caviezel’s new controversial child trafficking thriller movie Sound Of Freedom will release across major MENA cinemas on August 17, 2023.
Sound of Freedom, an independent American action-thriller, has been directed by Alejandro Monteverde, who co-wrote the screenplay alongside Rod Barr. The narrative follows the fearless Tim Ballard, portrayed by Jim Caviezel, who is also the film’s central figure. As the founder of Operation Underground Railroad, Ballard assembles a courageous team of operatives to embark on a perilous mission aimed at rescuing innocent children from the clutches of international sex trafficking networks. Sharing the screen with Caviezel is Mira Sorvino, who delivers a performance as Katherine Ballard, Tim’s steadfast wife and unwavering partner in his quest to save young lives.
Jim Caviezel stepped into the role of Tim Ballard, a former Homeland Security agent whose dedication led to the establishment of Operation Underground Railroad. The organisation’s mission is to combat the harrowing menace of child trafficking that spans the globe. Sound Of Freedom claims to be inspired by actual events from Ballard’s endeavours to liberate children from the clutches of sex traffickers, with a particular focus on his efforts in Colombia.
Having premiered on July 4, 2023, by Angel Studios, the film has made a significant impact at the box office, amassing an impressive $155m in earnings against its $14.5m budget.