Movies are of different genres and one will get relate ourselves with romance, action, comedy and at times with serious content-driven films. There might be ‘N’ number of movies which ruled the box office with commercial elements but there are movies with no commercial elements but only with hard-hitting content. These movies may or may not be blockbuster movies at the box office but these are definitely critically acclaimed and also bagged award at all levels. Here are few movies which are just made to showcase the issue in the country.
‘Mouna Poratam’ is a real-life story of Sabita Badhei, which gained massive media coverage. It tells the story of a tribal girl, Durga (portrayed by the Yamuna), who is betrayed by a government officer and fights for her conjugal rights, seeking marital recognition to give proper identity to her illegitimate child. This film bagged Silver Nandi Award for Second Best Feature Film in 1989.
‘Pratighatana’ is block buster and a women centric film at those times, where society feel that women restricted to kitchen and four walls, A woman’s fight against corruption and criminalization of politics in India. The movie seized several awards following Vijayashanti Nandi Award for best actress and Film fare best actress award along with Filmfare best film award.
Visually impaired boy learns to see life as a challenge. The movie portrays how hard it is to cope up with society irrespective of differently abled. Nandi Award for Best Feature Film (silver) and many more awards. It is the first telugu movie the “First Telugu script to be preserved in Oscar Library‘s permanent core collection”and First ever Telugu film that is contended for OSCAR best feature 2014 Along with 323 Features.
This story is about a boy who has a burning desire to go to school. Bommalata snared National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Telugu.
Mithunam is a novel based movie which depicts loneliness and insecure life in their old age. CineMAA Award Special Jury Award for Best Direction
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The Ghazi Attack
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Though Kanam movie hasnt released yet. as per the sources, the movie also took up a serious issue of abortion.