Bollywood movies that were internationally acclaimed

Bollywood is one of the largest film industries around the globe. Apart from spicy drama and sizzling romance, it produces a number of films that claim peoples' hearts around the world. These are spectacular movies that bring out the real image of India and Indian culture. 

The reason for such appreciation is that they intricately portray real lives on reel. Some of those Bollywood movies that were internationally acclaimed for their spectacular theme, acting and direction are as follows:

  1. Salaam Bombay: Inspired by the tragic and hard lives of street children in Bombay, Mira Nair alongwith Sooni Taraporevala produced this movie in the year 1988. The movie won the Golden Camera Award, the Audience Award, and the National Board of Review Award at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie was also featured as the best 1000 films ever made by the New York Times.

  1. Court: The courtroom drama was released in the year 2014. It portrayed the flaws in the Indian Judicial System. Though many of us don’t know about it, ‘Court’ was awarded the Best Film in the Venice Film Festival. It was also submitted for Academy Awards.