On the occasion of National Girl Child Day 2022 take a look at some movies that showcased strong young female characters and how they fought back against society.
1. The Sky Is Pink
The Sky Is Pink is a story of a young girl Aisha Chaudhary, who suffered from severe combined immunodeficiency and pulmonary fibrosis, and tells the story of her parents Aditi and Niren from the afterlife as they navigate their marriage while dealing with their daughter’s illness. Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Farhan Akhtar, Zaira Wasim and Rohit Suresh Saraf, and is based on the true story.
The movie is based on the life of Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari, India’s first world-class female wrestlers. Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra portray the adult versions of the two Phogat sisters, Zaira Wasim and Suhani Bhatnagar their younger versions. Amir Khan played the role of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who went against all odds to train his daughters.