Bollywood Movies That Portrayed Social Issues

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Nil Battey Sannata (2016) - JioCinema

This inspiring drama focuses on a mother's determination to educate her daughter, challenging socio-economic barriers. The film advocates for the importance of education as a tool for empowerment and social upliftment, emphasizing that everyone deserves an equal opportunity to learn.

Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (2017) - Netflix

Starring Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar, this film addresses the issue of open defecation in rural India. "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha" advocates for the construction of toilets in households, promoting sanitation, hygiene, and women's safety.

3 Idiots (2009) - Prime Video

A satirical comedy, "3 Idiots" addresses the pressure in the Indian education system. The film advocates for a more holistic approach to learning, encouraging creativity over rote memorization, and emphasizes the importance of pursuing one's true passion.

Luka Chuppi (2019) - Netflix

While primarily a romantic comedy, The film subtly tackles the issue of moral policing and the societal stigma around live-in relationships in small-town India. The film advocates for open conversations and understanding in navigating modern relationships.

Taare Zameen Par (2007) - Netflix

Directed by Aamir Khan, this film addresses the challenges faced by dyslexic children in the education system. The film raises awareness about learning disabilities, emphasizing the need for a compassionate and inclusive approach to education.

Pad Man (2018) - Netflix

Inspired by the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham, "Pad Man" sheds light on menstrual hygiene in rural India. The film advocates for affordable sanitary pads and sparking conversations about women's health.

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