Category: People & Events

Sikh fighter pilots over Europe and Merlins in Afghanistan

A new documentary charting the history of Sikh pilots in the Royal Flying Corps, RAF and Indian Air Force. With contributions from the last remaining Sikh pilots and rare archive footage of the sole Indian pilot to survive World War 1, this is an intimate portrait of the forgotten Sikhs who so valiantly risked their lives…Read More

World War I through Sikh Soldiers’ Letters

The letters of Sikh soldiers project their courage, loyalty, will to win the war or die like Sikh heroes, following the Sikh tradition of martyrdom to fight against oppression. The letters narrate the conditions in which the Sikh soldiers and their compatriots had to fight. Sikh soldiers laid down their lives thousands and they lie buried all over Europe…Read More