A Big Little Murder
In September 2017, the brutal murder of a 7-year-old boy inside the school washroom sends shock waves across India. It triggers national outrage in what's billed as the country's first high-profile school killing. Within hours of the crime, local police pick up the school bus conductor, who confesses to a failed sexual assault-turned-murder.
Two months later, in a bizarre twist, federal investigators overturn the local investigation. They arrest a new suspect whose chilling confession reveals a planned murder. This time, a 16-year-oId confesses to committing murder with a shocking motive, leaving everyone astounded.
In a bid to uncover the truth, this 2-part true crime documentary conducts an independent investigation into the crime. With exclusive access to families of both the victim and the accused, the series goes beyond a "whodunnit" to probe into the "why" of the murder.
Episode: 2 x 60 mins
Production year: 2019