BEGUM JAAN, NAAM SHABANA & other inspiring female movie titles in Bollywood

Ruchita Mishra, Glamsham Editorial
4/12/2017 7:17:43 PM

There was an era wherein title of the films used to be based on the screen names of the female protagonists for instance, MILI, GUDDI, DAMINI, SITA AUR GEETA and many more. It seems the era is back and now we see that the era is back with various films. These days we have titles with respect to female protagonists.

Below is the list of few films that truly marks the spirit of women empowerment and inspiring.


PIKU is a 2015 Indian comedy-drama film directed by Shoojit Sircar and produced by N.P. Singh, Ronnie Lahiri and Sneha Rajani. It stars Deepika Padukone as the titular protagonist, Amitabh Bachchan and Irrfan Khan, It tells the story of the short-tempered Piku Banerjee (Deepika Padukone), her grumpy, ageing father Bhashkor (Amitabh Bachchan) and Rana Chaudhary (Irrfan Khan), who is stuck between the father-daughter duo, as they embark on a journey from Delhi to Kolkata.