Feeling nostalgic and missing school days? Want to celebrate the day when you used to dress up as your teacher and lecture younger classes? Well, this Covid season, to celebrate is to watch. There is nothing better than watching movies to celebrate the eternal bond that you share with your teachers and the relationship which is growing better with every day.
Through this post, let us try to remember the encouraging words, the patience, and the trust your teacher showed you through your teen years and thus, shaping you into the person that you are today. Let’s look at some of the movies you can watch to recreate those memories.
1. TAARE ZAMEEN PAR
Directed by Aamir Khan, Taare Zameen Par (Like Stars on Earth), the movie follows an eight-year-old boy, Ishaan who is dyslexic. Misunderstood as being lazy, he is shipped off to a boarding school. Here, his art teacher takes him under his wing.
2. THE MAN WHO KNEW INFINITY
The movie is about the self-taught mathematical genius Srinivas Ramanujan, based on a book written by Robert Kanigel. Ramanujan, played by Dev Patel, is invited to attend Cambridge University to pursue his passion.
This 2018 movie is based on an inspiring teacher who suffers from Tourette syndrome. After several interviews and rejections, Mathur (Rani Mukerji) lands her dream job in an elite school, where she faces numerous challenges.
4. DEAD POETS SOCIETY
“Carpe diem, seize the day”. A new English teacher, John Keating is introduced to an all-boys preparatory school that is known for its ancient traditions and high standards. He uses unorthodox methods to reach out to his students, who face enormous pressures from their parents and the school.
5. SUPER 30
This movie showed the amazing relationship between a teacher and his students. The story of the film revolves around the batch ‘super 30’ in which the students want to clear IIT exam and Anand does not even hesitate to put everything he has at stake to help his students.