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I Am Kalam

The film celebrates the survival of the human spirit against overwhelming odds and highlights the need for underprivileged children's education. Its a film based on former indian president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and is aimed at inspiring the poor to educate their children. Written by DaGambit Chhotu's peasant village is ruined by drought, so his ma drops the boy with uncle Bhati, who runs a tea stand at the city outskirts. Clever Chottu, who calls himself Kalam after the self-made Indian president, soon outsmarts uncle's adult assistant and makes friends with the loneliest boy in the palace, now a hotel, a prince his age.

An intelligent boy born into poverty befriends the son of a once noble family and is inspired by the life of India's president to pursue an education.


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I Am Kalam (2010)
Rating: 8.0/10 (2,739 votes)
Director: Nila Madhab Panda
Writer: Sanjay Chauhan Protiqe Mojoomdar (lyricist) Nila Madhab Panda Deepak Venkatesha (synopsis collaborator)
Stars: Gulshan Grover Harsh Mayar Hussan Saad Pitobash
Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Comedy Drama
Released: 05 Aug 2011
Plot: An impoverished boy forms an unlikely and unstable friendship with the lonely son of a nobleman.