5 films that had a huge influence on us
Bollywood has always been an integral part of Indian culture, and over the years, it has produced some truly iconic films that have left a lasting impact on audiences. Here are our top five picks of the latest Bollywood films that had a huge influence on us:
1. Dangal (2016)
Dangal is a film that tells the true story of a father's determination to train his daughters to become world-class wrestlers. The film's message of gender equality and breaking stereotypes resonated with audiences and inspired many young girls to pursue their dreams.
2. Padman (2018)
Padman is a film that deals with the taboo subject of menstrual hygiene in India. The film's message of breaking the stigma around menstruation and promoting access to affordable menstrual products inspired many to take action toward menstrual health and hygiene.
3. Article 15 (2019)
Article 15 is a hard-hitting film that deals with the issue of caste-based discrimination in India. The film's portrayal of the brutal realities of the caste system was a wake-up call for many and prompted much-needed conversations about social inequality.
4. Chhapaak (2020)
Chhapaak is a film that tells the story of an acid attack survivor and her fight for justice. The film's message of resilience and empowerment resonated with audiences and helped bring attention to the issue of acid attacks in India.
5. Thappad (2020)
Thappad is a film that deals with the issue of domestic violence and the importance of standing up against it. The film's portrayal of the emotional and psychological trauma of abuse was eye-opening and sparked important conversations about gender-based violence.