The sparkling, optimistic exterior of IIT Kharagpur ever shares its light to the misery, self-doubt and other mental challenges faced by the engineering aspirants inside the campus. But that’s what t Netflix’s forthcoming series Alma Matters: Inside the IIT dream is proposed to explore. The decoration on Saturday revealed the trailer of the docuseries, and the very nearly three-minute-long clips has its students giving a feeling of being an IITian.
It is directed by Pratik Patra and Prashant Raj and also produced by Dopamine Media and Entertainment Pvt Ltd.Alma Matters expects to dive into the world of IIT Kharagpur, which is overwhelmed by overpowering competitivenesd, inherent sexism, a battle to “preserve identity”, and an undying soul to conquer difficulties and challenges.
One of the highlights of the trailer shows that clear isolation that one may feel in a environment like IIT Kharagpur’s, the place where you are away from the real factors of the external world as the brutality of the place itself looms large on one’s thought.
It’s, also the very same place which gives a feeling of bonhomie to its inhabitants, as they discover friendship and comfort in shared joys and sorrows. A major surprise comes when the maverick comedian in Biswa Kalyan Rath comes in the trailer who is an IIT Kharagpur former student. Biswa has conveyed a few bits of comedyy about his time at IIT and furthermore what establishes a typical engineer.
Alma Matters: Inside the IIT Dream, which is a three-part series , will start streaming on Netflix from May 14.