The shining, aspirational exterior of IIT Kharagpur infrequently shares its gentle with the despair, self-doubt and different psychological challenges that the engineering aspirants face contained in the campus. However that’s what Netflix’s upcoming sequence Alma Issues: Contained in the IIT dream is meant to discover. The streamer on Saturday unveiled the trailer of the docuseries, and the just about three-minute-long clip has its college students giving a way of what it means to be an IITian.
Directed by Pratik Patra and Prashant Raj and produced by Dopamine Media & Leisure Pvt Ltd, Alma Issues goals to delve into the world of IIT Kharagpur, which is dominated by overwhelming competitiveness, inherent sexism, a struggle to “protect id”, and likewise an timeless spirit to beat challenges.
One of many highlights of the trailer is the evident isolation that one may really feel in an surroundings reminiscent of IIT Kharagpur’s, the place you’re indifferent from the realities of the outer world because the harshness of the place itself looms giant on one’s thoughts.
It’s, nevertheless, additionally the identical place that provides a way of bonhomie to its inhabitants, as they discover companionship and luxury in shared joys and sorrows. An enormous shock within the trailer comes in the direction of the top, as maverick comic Biswa Kalyan Rath, who’s an IIT Kharagpur alumnus. Biswa has delivered a number of items of comedy about his time at IIT and likewise what constitutes a typical engineer.
Alma Issues: Contained in the IIT Dream, which is a three-part sequence, will start streaming on Netflix from Could 14.