Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Marathi movies that broke the mould. And how!


Amidst a barrage of forgettable movies, a new wave of young filmmakers made films that had unexplored subjects as the storyline. Read on to discover more about such films.


A bold statement about the corrupt education system, the story of Blackboard traces a common man`s struggle to educate his granddaughter. Focused heavily on the commercialization of the archaic education system, the movie explores the hardships faced by the parents to educate their child in a world where education has turned into a business.


A story of often forgotten street children and the love between siblings that overcomes all the hardships they face. After their grandmother passes away, Aaskya and his younger sister Rani, are chased away by local mafia. While roaming the streets, Rani takes fancy to a Cindrella doll, which they are accused of stealing. Humiliated, Aaskya decides to buy the doll for his beloved sister Rani. The movie follows their struggles to buy Cindrella.

Swami Public Ltd.
The plot revolves around spiritual beliefs of people and how a few god-men exploit it. Siddharth, the central figure of the story is a simple man who is planning to work for social cause. His path crosses with Nachiket, a businessman, who transforms Siddharth into a Swami and uses his business skills to make Swami into a brand.

Shyamche Vadil
This movie touched upon the sensitive topic of divorce and how it affects the social fabric of a family. The story focuses on a couple, Madhav and Leena. Married for over 25 years, Leena is the breadwinner of the family, while Madhav looks after their only son and does menial jobs. The plot takes an unexpected turn, when Shyam, the son, manipulates his father to seek divorce from his mother.

Joshi Ki Kamble
Director Shekhar Sartandel’s Joshi Ki Kamble deals with the sensitive issue of reservation from a moralistic point of view. The movie tells the story of Sanjay Kamble, a young student, who is revealed to be Sanjay Joshi by birth. With one surname belonging to a caste with reservation and the other surname that doesn’t, the film deftly explores reservation and why the system prevails till date.

For these and many more ‘coming of age’ Marathi movies, tune into Tata Sky Marathi!

  • Comment - 0
  • Share -


Your email address will not be published.

related articles

  • entertainment
    Katrina Kaif’s most amazing fashion choices

    Each day, celebrities inspire us with their trendy looks. Katrina Kaif is among those, always at the cutting edge of fashion. Be it a red carpet event.. Read more
  • entertainment
    Romantic songs to celebrate the rains

    The rains will soon be here. And with it will come the smell of petrichor or the smell of freshly dampened earth, a smell that cannot be described —.. Read more
  • entertainment
    How the internet reacted to Zingaat 2.0

    Remakes, retakes and recreations are not new in Bollywood. From iconic songs to movies of the golden era, remakes are made with entirely a different c.. Read more
  • entertainment
    A sneak peek into Asha Parekh’s multi-dimensional life

    Yesteryear’s Bollywood personalities have been trend-setters in their own right. Asha Parekh is one such veteran actress who has pulled off many imp.. Read more
  • entertainment
    Hi Frands, Memes Dekhlo

    Probably the next big explosion after Big Bang, is the explosion of Chai Peelo memes. It all started when Somvati Mahawar, a stay-at-home vlogger shar.. Read more
  • entertainment
    Six movies that succeeded without superstars

    We idolise our superstars, be it Salman, Shahrukh, Aamir or Rajnikanth down south. Their films almost always open to packed theatres. These big budget.. Read more
  • entertainment
    June’s Fantastic 5 on #Talentainment

    With the introduction of our recent property #Talentainment, we have received some amazing entries in the field of Acting, Singing, Dancing, Comedy an.. Read more
  • entertainment
    The heart of The Beatles – Paul McCartney

    From ‘Hey Jude’ and ‘Yellow Submarine’ to ‘Standing There’ and ‘O-Bla-Di’, The Beatles defined a genre of music and gained legend stat.. Read more
  • entertainment
    Bollywood’s father-kid jodis that we can’t get enough of

    The year 2018 seems to be a special one for Sonam Kapoor. She has been in the limelight for her much- talked about wedding and a high-spirited film ab.. Read more

Subscribe to our newsletter

Show us your love by hitting the 'subscribe button'
and we'll send the latest in entertainment, straight to your inbox.