7 Films Based on The Articles of The Indian Constitution

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Newton (2017) – Article 326

Rajkummar Rao, the protagonist in the Amit V. Masurkar film, attempted to explain the voting process by addressing the problems plaguing the Indian electoral system.

Jolly LLB (2013) – Article 21

In Subhash Kapoor's surprise success, he recreated an infamous hit-and-run trial to illustrate inequality before the law and the problem of wealth-based inequality.

Aarakshan (2011) – Article 16

In the Prakash Jha film, Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Manoj Bajpayee, Deepika Padukone, and Prateik Babbar discussed caste-based reservations in the education system.

Article 15 (2019) – Article 15

As directed by Anubhav Sinha, the film examines the provisions of the Constitution that prohibit discrimination based on religion, race, caste, sex, or birthplace.

Satyagraha (2013) – Article 19

In Prakash Jha's drama, the protagonists use the Right to Assembly to confront a dangerous nexus of politicians and bureaucrats.

Haider (2014) – Article 370

In Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptation of Hamlet, he examined day-to-day life in Kashmir in the mid-90s and the impact of Article 370 on it.

Mulk (2018) – Article 20 (3)

This courtroom drama by Anubhav Sinha touches on many topics, including discrimination, as well as the need to exist a presumption of innocence until proven guilty.