This powerful patriotic saga is set in 1915, when the British government used to send Indian freedom fighters to a Cellular Jail, also known as Kala Pani in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
This poignant saga revolves around Govardhan, a doctor by profession, is wrongly accused of bombing a train and thus jailed by the British and sent to the infamous prison. He witnesses sufferings of hundreds of Indian prisoners there. How will he react to the tortures of this prison? Will he survive to breathe free air and reunite with his lover who ever patiently awaits his return?
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The film won three National Film Awards including the awards for Best Art Direction (Sabu Cyril), Best Special Effects (S. T. Venky) and Best Cinematography (Santosh Sivan). Along with that it won six Kerala State Film Awards. Read More