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Indian movies of 2017 on health and social issues

Toilet Ek Prem Katha, Subh Mangal Savdhan and other movies of 2017 related to health issues in India.

Written by Bhavyajyoti Chilukoti | Published : December 22, 2017 1:35 PM IST



Indian movies in 2017 have not only shed that shed light on social issues like open defeacation but also spread awareness about health problems like erectile dysfunction or impotence. Read to know more about these movies.



Kaasav: The National Award winner Marathi movie, Kaasav means tortoise in the regional language. The film shows the journey of the actor Alok Rajwade, who is hospitalized for cutting his wrist and Iravati Harshe, who helps him get out of depression, although she herself gets panic attacks. (Image source: Rajshri Marathi)  Also Read - "Young Heart Attack" Pandemic: Steps To Avoid Heart Attack After 30 Years


Lipstick Under My Burkha

Lipstick Under My Burkha: The film deals with the topic of gender equality by focusing on the lives of four women of different age who are secretly fulfilling their wishes in the male-dominant society. (Image source: Prakash Jha Productions)


Poster Boys

Poster boys: Vasectomy (nasbandi in Hindi) forms the crux of the movie. The story is how the lives of three guys change after a picture of all three of them promoting nasbandi appears on a poster and the fight with the society. (Image source: Sony Pictures Networks Productions) Also Read - 5 Real And Permanent Impacts Marriages Can Have On Mental Health


Subh Mangal Savdhan

Subh Mangal Savdhan: Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar starrer, the movie sheds light on the male sexual problems, erectile dysfunction. The film revolves around the male protagonist and how he deals with the problem. (Image Source: Eros Now)



Toilet Ek Prem Katha: Based on a real incident, emphasis on the eradication of open defecation, especially in rural India. With Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar in lead roles, also supports the Indian Government's Swachh Bharat campaign. ( Image source: Viacom18 Motion Pictures) Also Read - Breathing Techniques: 6 Breathing Hacks You Should Know About