Directed by Rajat Kapoor, "Aankhon Dekhi" is a poignant drama exploring existentialism. Shot on a budget pf 4.75 crores, A man takes the vow of only believing what he sees as truth. Everything which is unseen is not possibly true.
Directed by Nandita Das, It portrays the life of acclaimed writer Saadat Hasan Manto. Crafted with artistic finesse on a Budget of 8 crores, the film delves into the problems Manto faced for writing stories which were a mirror to the society and his revolt for the freedom to write.
Vikramaditya Motwane's "Trapped" is a minimalist survival thriller shot on a budget of 5 crores. It follows a man trapped in an apartment in a building under construction/ The film skillfully builds tension, showcasing the director's adept storytelling within constraints.
Anurag Kashyap's magnum opus "Gangs of Wasseypur" is an epic crime saga made on a budget of 9.2 crores. With a sprawling narrative spanning generations, it is centred around Sardar khan and his family taking revenge on Ramadhir Singh for killing Shahid Khan.
Tigmanshu Dhulia's biographical drama "Paan Singh Tomar" unfolds on a budget of 7 Crores. The film chronicles the true story of an athlete turned rebel, showcasing the struggle of Tomar as he faced challenges after representing India at an international level.
A unique psychological thriller directed by Ashwin Saravanan, "Game Over" explores trauma and survival. Executed on a budget of 5 Crores, it weaves a gripping narrative centered on a video game designer facing real-life challenges.
Directed By Sujoy Ghosh, a Suspense thriller made in the Budget of 9 Crores. The film stars Vidya Balan as Vidya Bagchi, A pregnant women from London searching for her husband in Kolkata. This female lead film grossed 104 crores at the box office.