Human Rights Day is honored across the world as the day the UN General Assembly adopted the Declaration of Human Rights. Most shows make you laugh over their antics, cry over heartbreaks or bite your nails in suspense. While this is all well and good, very few shows manage to tackle real social issues, while giving the audience similar feels and engage them. This human rights day we look at some highly rated ZEE5 Original films and series that focus on various aspects of human rights abuses.
Kaafir, starring Dia Mirza and Mohit Raina, is a heart wrenching story about a mother in Kashmir accused of being a terrorist. The series addresses and acquaints the audience about the situation in Kashmir which is at the forefront of the human rights debate this year. It focuses on the pain of the people living there, through some beautiful poetic dialogues. The story of a mother, in jail, trying to find her way back to Pakistan with her kid, also highlights the poor conditions of prisions, which is a common sight around the world.
Listen to the title track from the series here.