12th Fail is a 2023 Indian Hindi-language biographical drama film produced, written, and directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The movie is based on Anurag Pathak’s novel “Twelfth Fail,” which was inspired by Indian Administrative Service officer Manoj Kumar Sharma. The film tells the inspiring real-life story of a boy from the Chambal region who aspires to achieve success despite facing numerous challenges.
The film tells the inspiring real-life story of a boy from the Chambal region who aspires to achieve success despite facing numerous challenges. The protagonist, played by Vikrant Massey, embodies a range of emotions, portraying determination, hope, and resilience. The movie has been praised for its emotionally resonant storytelling and its portrayal of the struggles underlying aspirations. It has been described as a beacon of hope and inspiration, resonating with audiences in India and beyond, including in Bangladesh. The film’s realistic depiction of the education system’s flaws and the importance of perseverance has struck a chord with viewers, making it a compelling and inspiring watch.