LAJJA (2001)

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Inspired by the real life incident in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, in India when a forty-two year old woman was tortured, beaten and raped as a result of family and cast politics. The film tackles social stigmas and practices that discriminate against women, centreing on the story of a woman who leaves her philandering husband and subsequently meets other women in similar situations.

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