8 Bollywood movies to watch in honour of Pride month 

Artika Bansal

Fire - Amazon Prime Video

Deepa Mehta directed film Fire is a 1996 romantic drama starring Shabana Azmi and Nandita Das. It is one of the first Hindi film to feature a lesbian relationship

Badhaai Do - Netflix

Film Badhai Do stars Rajkummar Rao and Bhumi Pednekar in lead. Shardul, a gay guy and Suman, a lesbian woman, enter marriage for their families, that later turns complex

Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan  - Amazon Prime Video

This film is based on two men, Kartik and Aman, who fall in love with each other and face opposition from families. Watch the film to know what happens next!

Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa  Laga - Netflix

Sonam Kapoor starrer this film tells the story of a closeted lesbian Sweety Chaudhary and her attempts to come out to her conservative family

Kapoor & Sons - Netflix 

Film Kapoor & Sons is a family drama that explores the complexities of family dynamics. Out of all, there is also a son who struggles to come out as gay

Aligarh - JioCinema 

Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao starrer film Aligarh is based on the true story of Ramchandra Siras, a professor who gets suspended on the grounds that he was gay

Maja Ma - Amazon Prime Video

Madhuri Dixit starrer film Maja Ma is a queer tale that delicately portrays a same-sex love story with a powerful message

My Brother… Nikhil - Amazon Prime Video

This film is another strong story by Bollywood highlighting the life of Nikhil Kapoor who is diagnosed with HIV, and finds support in his boyfriend and sister