Films although are made with the motto to entertain the audience, they also serve as a medium to bring reform in society. Over the years, several filmmakers succeeded in incorporating a social message in mainstream cinema and evokes a sense of social consciousness in the society. Here are few such recent Telugu films.
Sreekaram starring Sharwanand and Priyanka Arul Mohan is a socio-drama that tells the importance of agriculture and how the current generation youth can make it an occupation by combining farming with technology.
Starring Vaishnav Tej and Krithi Shetty, this rural drama dealt with the sensitive subject of caste discrimination, and how it impacted the love life of the protagonist.
Skin colour is one of the prime factors people look at to describe beauty, and this film starring Suhas and Chandini Chowdary describes the ill-treatment towards dark-skinned people.
This youthful drama starring Sai Ronak and Preethi Asrani narrates the parental pressure on students and chasing them to go abroad to study and settle down.
Set in 80s backdrop, Dorasani starring Anand Deverakonda and Shivatmika is about the caste discrimination and the arrogance of feudal lords towards their helpers.
Starring Nikhil and Lavanya Tripathi, Arjun Suravaram is about a young journalist who bursts the fake degree scam which is growing at a rapid pace.
This Prasanth Varma directorial is an out-of-the-box film that dealt with psychological issues and social problems like child abuse, sexual abuse, and drug abuse.