Campus Rising
Can the university students show a ray of hope for India?

A documentary film by Yousuf Saeed

To pay our respects to Rohit Vemula (a Hyderabad University student who ended his life due to discrimination against him), we are making an online release of the 73-minutes documentary Campus Rising. Since this film was self-funded, we are raising some funds to help spread the message further. You can watch the full film online by making a small contribution. Soon, it will also be possible to download the full film or purchase it as a DVD.

Different options of payment are possible to contribute from within India as well as abroad. The amounts mentioned below are suggestive. You can pay more if you wish, to support independent documentary film.

Watch on youtube:
Within India: Rs. 150. (pay via or - send to 9810379016)
Outside India: $6. (pay via - send to

This online version is only for personal viewing for a limited period. After you make the payment, you will receive an email giving you the link to watch the video on youtube, which you can access unlimited times for one week. A gmail/google account is preferable for this, as you'll have to log into youtube to watch). After sending the amount, please send an email to so that we can send you the video link. You may or may not get our reply instantly - please expect a delay of a few hours. Also, please check the Spam or 'Social' folder of your gmail inbox if it does not arrive in the main inbox. (We can also send you a Whatsapp message with the video link if you provide us a number. But video can be watched only by logging into your youtube account).

Download MP4 file for personal viewing (not institutional copy)
For buyers in India: Rs. 400. (pay via or
For buyers outside India: $15. (pay via

Once you have paid to download the entire movie file, you will get a download link via email. The downloaded file is meant for only one device/user and must not be shared.

Purchase the DVD:
A personal copy of the DVD is available for Rs.500 in India (including postage) and $30 outside India including speedpost charges (more expensive courier is also possible if you wish).

If you want to acquire the film for a library or institution, please write to us - we can send an invoice for your institution. Besides the online payment methods mentioned above, you can also ask us details if you wish to send money/cheque to our bank account).

Back to the introduction about Campus Rising

You can watch or purchase our film Khayal Darpan in the similar manner. You can pay for both films together. Write to us.

Back to the list of films by Yousuf Saeed