Vidya Balan’s short film Natkhat highlights consent in relationships; wants the film to reach every school in the country

Vidya Balan’s upcoming brief film titled Natkhat talks concerning the significance of consent in relationships. With Vidya Balan within the lead, the film revolves round a mom who inculcates the concepts of gender equality and respect for ladies, in her son from a young age. 

Vidya Balan’s short film Natkhat highlights consent in relationships; wants the film to reach every school in the country

The bois locker room controversy has as soon as once more raised severe discussions on the deep-rooted patriarchy in our society and the way violence towards girls has been normalised. Vidya Balan, whereas speaking to a tabloid mentioned that she believes that the controversy is a wake-up name for the nation. She mentioned that it makes us realise how we’re merchandise of patriarchy. The actress mentioned that via Natkhat they’ve tried to point out that change has to start at dwelling. In the film, the mom tries to alter a toddler’s perspective of energy equation, gender equality, respect and extra via tales. 

Meanwhile, Balan who can be co-producing the film with Ronnie Screwvala is contemplating releasing the film on the internet. They had been speculated to take the film to film festivals first, but it surely has been cancelled. She mentioned that some OTT platforms have proven curiosity within the film and they’re now evaluating their choices and wish to make it possible for the film reaches each faculty within the nation. 

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