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Abdul Kalam's death anniversary: Films based on life of ‘Missile Man’

Gowrish Babu
Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, also known as the ‘Missile Man’ of India, served as the 11th president of India from 2002 to 2007.
From the small village of Ramesharwam to the Rashtrapati Bhavan in Delhi, Dr Kalam’s life story has inspired millions of people.
Here are some of the films that gave a glimpse of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam's inspirational journey.
I am Kalam: Released in 2011, the film gathered positive feedback from the netizens and was premiered at the Cannes film festival in 2010.
A Little Dream: Directed by P. Dhanapal, the film was a documentary depicting Abdul Kalam's journey from Rameshwaram to Rashtrapati Bhavan.
My Hero Kalam: This Kannada film showcased the story of Dr Kalam from his childhood to becoming one of the greatest scientists in the country.
Rocketry: Based on the controversial life of ISRO scientist Nambi Narayan, R Madhavan's film shows brief glimpses of Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.
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