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Boys Who Like Girls (2018)
NAME OF FILM: BOYS WHO LIKE GIRLS (2018)
DIRECTOR(S): Inka Achté
STARRING: Aspar Husain, Vedprakash Jaiswal, Harish Sadani
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: BOYS WHO LIKE GIRLS is a coming-of-age story set in the aftermath of the infamous 2012 Delhi gang rape and the rise of the #MeToo movement. It follows teenager Ved as he takes his first wobbly steps into adulthood, under the kind guidance of Harish, a man in his 50s, who has dedicated his life to abolishing toxic masculinity.
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