The Trailer of Suriya’s Jai Bhim strongly underscores the prevalence of caste-based discrimination in India
Jay Bhim, a Tamil film directed by TJ Gnanavel, is based on a true incident that happened somewhere around 1993, that jeopardized the position of the subaltern people of Tamil Nadu. The film which is going to be released on Amazon Prime Video this Dusshera features Suriya as the protagonist in the role of a lawyer, who will be seen defending the rights of the indigenous in the movie. The movie would also include the inspirational story, on how the Madras High Court Judge, K Chandru, put up a good fight against the oppressors to protect the rights of the underprivileged people of Tamil Nadu.
The trailer of the movie has already created much buzz among the viewers, through its representation of the caste-based violence that still remains a debatable topic in many regions of the world as well as of India. The overwhelming response that the trailer has gathered from the audience within an hour of its release, is indicative of the popularity that it would receive after its official release on the OTT platform.