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Angelina Jolie | The Breadwinner

Oh my goodness gracious! Have you guys already experienced this beautiful, inspirational, brave and realistic movie? Angelina Jolie is the executive producer of The Breadwinner, which is a graphic example of the oppression of women cause by the sharia law. Adapted from the 2000 children’s novel of the same name by Deborah Ellis; Parvana is a 11-year old girl living in Kabul, Afghanistan, under the control of the Taliban. Her father Nurullah, who is a school teacher was left physically impaired during The Soviet–Afghan War; because of the war, he lost his left leg and became a hawker. Taliban soldiers enter her house and arrest her father for having a foreign education. When her father is captured, a determined young girl disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family...

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Dangal | Movie Talk

Dangal, produced by Amir Khan under the studio of Walt Disney Pictures India, UTV Motion Pictures and his own, Amir Khan Productions; comes the story of the Phogat family. Based in real life, shows the journey of how the amateur wrestler, Mahavir Singh Phogat, trains his daughters to be wrestlers and bring a gold medal to acknowledge the presence of the Indian community in Olympic games. Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari are the protagonists of this heartwarming and inspirational accomplishment. Geeta won India’s first gold medal in a wrestling competition at the Commonwealth Games in 2010 and was the first Indian female to be qualified for the Olympics Summer Games...

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