Watch These 5 Movies Like Mee Raqsam That Beautifully Explore Father-Daughter Relationships
Before the release of Mee Raqsam on 21 August here are 5 films where the father-daughter bond really touched a chord with audiences.
Mee Raqsam the upcoming release on ZEE5 is an interesting story with the father-daughter bond at the center of it. Danish Husain and Aditi Subedi, bring this unique story to audiences everywhere. This film tells the story of a young Muslim girl who wants to become a classical dancer but she faces opposition from religious fundamentalists and patriarchy. Her father is the one who stands up to society to help her achieve her dreams.
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Here are a few films which show how the realities of relationships between fathers and daughters.
1. Cheeni Kum
Cheeni Kum seen Paresh Rawal playing the role of a father to Tabu. He is against the idea of his daughter falling in love with a man who is even older than him. This romantic comedy was ahead of its time in 2007 and has gone on to achieve massive appreciation till today for the offbeat story and special performances.
2. Bareilly Ki Barfi
Bareilly Ki Barfi gave us one of the best modern father-daughter duos in Hindi Cinema. Pankaj Tripathi plays the role of a soft-spoken and understanding father to Kriti Sanon. This relationship is one of the strongest in the film which can make you laugh and tear up too.
Yaadein saw Jackie Shroff playing the role of a father to three daughters. He is faced with a tough decision to make after his daughter (Kareena Kapoor) falls in love with the son of his best friend who became his mortal enemy.
4. Strawberry Shake
Strawberry Shake is a short film starring Sumeet Raghavan and Hruta Drugule as the father-daughter duo. This is the story of a dad who tries to be a cool dad and be friends with his millennial daughter. However, he is in for a culture shock when his daughter shows up with her boyfriend to meet her father.
Moh tells the story of a young girl who chases her dream with complete support from her family. She goes on to make her mark in the world. However, she doesn’t realise that in making her mark in the world she leaves behind her family and misses her bond with her parents and remembers a touching story by her father.
Watch out for the release of Mee Raqsam on 21 August 2020 only on ZEE5.