Educator Sudha Murty Shares Thoughts on Vivek Agnihotri’s Film The Vaccine War
Educator, author and philanthropist Sudha Murty recently attended the screening of Vivek Agnihotri’s upcoming film The Vaccine War. After watching the movie, Sudha shared her take on the film, which she felt gives the message that a person’s biggest wealth is their confidence.
The Vaccine War: India’s First Bio-Science Cinematic Endeavour
The Vaccine War is touted as India’s first bio-science cinematic endeavour. As per the makers, it is based on the true story of Indian scientists in their fight against COVID-19 by developing an affordable vaccine for India and the world.
Sudha Murty’s Impression of The Vaccine War
- Sudha Murty called the film “heart-touching” after the screening.
- She highlighted the effort of female scientists in creating a vaccine for COVID-19 and emphasized the role of understanding men in supporting women’s success.
- Murty shared her own experience of balancing family and work, crediting her supportive parents.
- She mentioned that the film showcases the story of female scientists who worked in the laboratory while their children were at home.
- Sudha Murty believes The Vaccine War will educate people about the effort behind developing vaccines against coronavirus in India.
- She emphasized the selfless work of the scientists and the important message of living happily and healthily in a democratic India.
Trailer of Vivek Agnihotri’s The Vaccine War
Unleashing Potential and Building Confidence
Sudha Murty also expressed her opinion about Indians not realizing their potential due to the lingering effects of being “slaves”. She encouraged all Indians to believe in themselves, work hard, be ethical, and be proud of their Indian identity.
The Vaccine War Cast and Release Date
- The Vaccine War stars Nana Patekar, Sapthami Gowda, Pallavi Joshi, Raima Sen, and Anupam Kher in pivotal roles.
- The film is based on “Going Viral: Making of Covaxin” by Balram Bhargava, the former director general of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).
- The movie will be released in Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu on September 28.
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