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Bhati
Harsh Mayar ...
Chhotu / Kalam
Hussan Saad ...
Kunver Ranvijay Singh
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Laptan
Beatrice Ordeix ...
Lucy
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Biswajeet Bal ...
Sukha Singh
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Garima Bharadwaj ...
Rani Sa
Sanjay Chauhan ...
Raja Rudra Pratap Singh (as Sanjay Chouhan)
S.D. Chouhan ...
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Zulica Fito Cia ...
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Ayelet Cohen ...
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Karin Fitoussi ...
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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

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A movie which reminds me there are hopes still alive between humans
7 April 2011 | by (Hyderabad, India) – See all my reviews

Well the movie has something in it. It may start without a hope and continues as a normal routine but the way the child strives to fight his destiny with hope and hard work will never be calculated. People who recognize the talent and can do much to help this kid reminds us a current society we are living in. The child being truthful ready to take responsibility for his actions not neglecting his passion and hard work to get a hold on education reminded me of how unlucky most kids are in the third world countries this is not a lesson to kids but a realization for all the elders that he can be a successful person not materialistic wealth wise but he will achieve what he loves.

A small note : the letter which was addressed to Kalam in the climax was simple but full of words that can get through anyone.


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