New Delhi : On October 11, International Day of the Girl Child is observed globally, to honour and encourage the girl child. The day marks the importance of equal opportunities and awareness for the education, nutrition and access to medical care for the female children.
Meanwhile, people are already celebrating the ‘festival of feminine’ – Navratri in India. On the occasion, we bring you movies from the Indian cinema, to perceive the pride, strength, beauty and the heart-breaking realities of being born a girl.
5 movies to binge watch this International Day of the Girl Child:
1. The Sky Is Pink
In a world where daughters are often considered less precious than sons, The Sky is Pink is an unforgettable story of a mother’s love and devotion for her daughter who is dying at a young age due to an incurable illness. The film stars Zaira Wasim in the lead with Meher Vij, Raj Arjun, Mona Ambegaonkar and Aamir Khan playing supporting…