TIRUPUR: A 60-minute documentary film on former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, A little dream, was released recently in Chennai.
P. Dhanapal of Coimbatore wrote the script and directed the film, in which actress Shobana played the lead role.
The film revolves around the importance of education. Minveli Media Works has produced it.
According to a release, the film highlights life of Dr. Kalam, who reached the zenith of his life from a humble background in Rameswaram. It also has interviews with various associates and friends of Dr. Kalam.
The documentary ends with a visual presentation of the poem, A song of youth, penned by Dr. Kalam, who also gave an interview for the documentary.
Classic Polo, a brand by Royal Classic Group has sponsored the film as part of its initiative to sponsor young social workers, who have the potential to revolutionise society. RCG’s executive director R. Sivaram, who is also a member of SIRAGU Foundation, is leading the 99 social entrepreneurs under the mentorship of Dr. Kalam to realise his dream of Vision 2020, the release said. The CD is available in all ‘Classic Polo’ stores.