Indian history has been shaped considerably by its politics. Ever since the end of a post-colonial hangover, the nation has risen to prominence through the political ideologies that parties propagated for their respective reigns. Figures from various walks of life have graced positions of power and shaped the socio-economic narratives of Indian states.
Several films have tried to encapsulate these personalities for immortality on celluloid. Some have passed muster as authentic depictions, while others have skirted their fair share of controversies in the manner of depiction.
Here’s a list of biopics that have managed an authentic portrayal of political figures.