From dancing girls to lead actresses, female characters always have a say in Bollywood movies. They impact stories in many ways but today they’re making Bollywood news for leading the stories to success to international level.
Here’s best of best female centric movies to win global recognition
1. Dangal (2016)
The real story of Phogat sisters becoming India’s first world-class female wrestlers received AACTA Awards (2017), Douban Film Awards (2017) and Berlin International Film Awards (2018). Produced by Aamir Khan, it starts Aamir Khan as Mahavir Singh Phogat and Fatima Sana Shaikh and Zaira Wasim as young Phogat sisters.
2. Parched (2015)
A heart touching story from parched lands of Rajasthan, the movie has four female characters displaying the agony women in rural Rajasthan has to face due to social traditions. It won the Best Screenplay award in 10th Asia Pacific Screen Awards in (2016).The movie has a widow Rani played by Tannishtha Chatterjee living with her aging mother-in-law and a recluse teenage son who she marries off due after giving a hefty sum to bride’s family. Janki (Lehar Khan), the bride, is the second character in the movie.Lajjo (Radhika Apte), wife of an alcoholic husband. The third woman, she’s facing an abusive marriage and also the stigma of being … Find More