Based on a story by Kelly Groenveld, Santanu & Sharmi Das, WILL TO LIVE is the new genre film of cross cultural appeal. Directed by Charles Sleichter & Paul Emami, this is an Indo-American production which has been shot exclusively in California and dense jungles of India. A score of Hollywood and Indian filmmakers were involved in this feature film that has also pioneered new technology of Digital film making in India. Bappi Lahiri & M.C. Hammer have given the music. International singer MC Hammer has sung the title song of the film. Sudhakar Gupta is the editor.
WILL TO LIVE is inspired from a true story. It's the fight of a courageous father for his son ailing from Lymphoma. Against all odds, an American father makes his adventurous journey into jungles of Himalayas in the quest of a rare herb that may cure his son's cancer. Battling the depths of the jungles, greed, power and corruption, and risking his own life the story explores the intensity of father's love. He has been given a ray of hope for his son. How far a father will go to save his child's life?