The movie is part of a India-French collaboration with participation from Unicef. The story of the movie revolves around a young boy who gets inspired after watching a speech given by Kalam. He then dreams of taking responsibility and changing the world around him. The film is being directed by Madhav Panda.
Former president and the 'Missile Man of India' Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam is all set to make his debut in Bollywood. Kalam will make a guest appearance in the movie titled I Am Kalam. Gulshan Grover who will also star in the movie said that the Dr. Kalam has given his nod to the movie and has also done a cameo appearance in the movie.