About

Dangal is an extraordinary true story based on the life of Mahavir Singh and his two daughters, Geeta and Babita Phogat. The film traces the inspirational journey of a father who trains his daughters to become world class wrestlers.

8.5
334
Directed by

Nitesh Tiwari

Written by

Nitesh Tiwari (Screenplay)
Nikhil Mehrotra (Story)
Shreyas Jain (Dialogue)
Piyush Gupta (Dialogue)
Amitabh Bhattacharya (Lyricist)
Vanamali (Lyricist)
Rajesh A. Malarvannan. (Lyricist)

Runtime

161 minutes

Country

India

Language

Hindi

Cast

Keywords

sports biography wrestling parent child relationship small town woman vs woman fight feminism fighting domestic abuse empowerment strong woman training autobiography womanhood endurance female empowerment determination strength training abusive father overcoming fears father daughter relationship

Lists

#80 on IMDb top 250 IMDb