AIGS proudly hosted the screening for the movie Chittagong at UCSD, followed by an exclusive QnA session with the award-winning director!
About the movie
- Chittagong is a 2012 Indian historical war drama film based upon events of British India’s (now in Bangladesh) Chittagong Uprising. It won the 60th National Film Award for the Best Debut Film of a Director. Huffington post quotes in its review - “The film Chittagong is a brilliant, poignant action-drama, made more so by the fact that it is true.”
About the director
- Dr. Bedabrata Pain holds a PhD in Applied Physics and has developed the active pixel sensor technology at NASA where he worked as a research scientist for 15 years. Recently, he won the Indian National Film Award for best debuting director. Check out the trailer (with English subtitles): www.vimeo.com/bedabrata/chittagong-trailer