Filmmaker Ram Kamal Mukherjee is the former editor-in-chief of the Stardust film magazine and the biographer of Hema Malini and Sanjay Dutt. He made his film making debut ‘Cakewalk’ starring Esha Deol. Mukherjee has been regarded as one of the best Indian filmmakers by Times of India. His film ‘Season's Greetings’, a tribute to Rituparno Ghosh which released in 2020 fetched him national and international accolades. He has always wanted to highlight Bengali literature at the national level through his films and his movie '১৭৭০' is going to be made based on the novel 'Anandamath' by Bankimchandra Chattopadhyay. Mukherjee spoke about the film and his other projects in Jiyo Bangla’s exclusive show ‘Tolly Kotha’.