Hijli Detention Camp to IIT – An Untold Saga
Dedicated to the sacred memory of the Martyrs of Hijli Detention Camp, this film narrates the story of the building which was once a detention camp for revolutionaries who selflessly fought for the Independence of India. With recreated events, the film depicts some real historic incidents that had taken place in the building which still stands proud as a part of the very first Indian Institute of Technology. The film is a documented tale of real incidents, real characters and a portrayal of historic events, giving an insight about the true heroes who sacrificed their lives for an independent India.
Director: Pinaki Sarkar