Ben Stokes: Phoenix from the Ashes documentary to premiere on Amazon Prime Video on this date
The documentary has been created by Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes
Ben Stokes: Phoenix from the Ashes, the upcoming documentary on England cricket captain, is set for a worldwide release on August 26 on Amazon Prime Video.
The documentary has been created by Academy Award-winning director Sam Mendes (1917), who features on-screen to discuss the highs and lows of the legendary cricketer's record-breaking career across a series of interviews.
Produced by Whisper, the documentary follows Ben’s journey, exploring his World Cup triumph and heroics at the Headingley crease, as well as the lows, which came at a huge personal cost, and saw him take time away from the game.
The documentary's crew captured Ben’s most personal and challenging moments, including the final visit to see his terminally ill father and his struggles with mental health.
Ben Stokes: Phoenix from the Ashes feature intimate interviews with Ben’s late father, his mother, wife and children along with friends, family and former teammates and opponents including Joe Root, Jofra Archer, Neil Fairbrother and the late Shane Warne.Ben Stokes: Phoenix from the Ashes is directed by Chris Grubb.