The True Life Story of a Federal Agent who Quit His Job and Devoted His Life to Rescuing Children Around the World from Human Trafficking
Angel Studios, the platform empowering filmmakers with full creative control to crowdfund, create, and distribute films and TV series globally, is released the debut of the highly-anticipated new film, SOUND OF FREEDOM, beginning today, July 4. The film is based on a true story of one man’s heroic efforts as he embarks on a dangerous mission to rescue children from human traffickers.
“SOUND OF FREEDOM is respectfully and stunningly filmed, based on real events of undercover heroes bringing hope to many,” said Neal Harmon, CEO of Angel Studios. “This film will keep audiences on the edge of their seats with suspense and encourage all of us to take action.”
Starring Jim Caviezel, Academy Award Winner Mira Sorvino, Bill Camp, José Zúñiga, Eduardo Verástegui, who is also a producer, and written and directed by Alejandro Monteverde.
“I am so proud to be a part of this impactful film,” said Jim Caviezel, who portrays the lead. “In fact, I’d say this is the second most important film I’ve done after The Passion of the Christ.”
SOUND OF FREEDOM, based on an incredible true story, shines a light on even the darkest of places. After rescuing a young boy from ruthless child traffickers, a federal agent learns the boy’s sister is still captive and decides to embark on a dangerous mission to save her. With time running out, he quits his job and journeys deep into the Colombian jungle, putting his life on the line to free her from a fate worse than death.
The full length feature film is directed by Alejandro Monteverde (LITTLE BOY, BELLA) written by Alejandro Monteverde and Rod Barr, and produced by Eduardo Verástegui. Using patent-pending technology, Angel Studios developed for its original series “The Chosen,” fans can “pay it forward” by buying SOUND OF FREEDOM movie tickets for others to watch for free. Pay it forward details can be found here: Angel.com/sof
Through its expanding platform, Angel Studios, tens of thousands of “Angel” investors choose which titles the studio will create, fund, and distribute. Angel Studios allows creators and audiences to form passionate communities around their creative projects, making the story behind the story as important as the final project itself. The studios’ first projects—The Chosen and Dry Bar Comedy—have earned billions of views around the world.