Flesh

Flesh, directed by Danish Aslam and created by Siddharth Anand is a mixed bag when you look at the total package of the series. A major chunk of this series has it trying to look like a unique and bold take by showing us extremely brutal visuals. But the show that went on production towards… Continue reading Flesh




Ullam

Ullam is a Malayalam web series directed by Ayillian Karunakaran and written by Dr. Zaileshia available on ManoramaMax. The five-episode web series is focusing on various cases that came in front of a psychologist. The idea here is to present various psychological conditions and make a series out of it. But apart from giving the… Continue reading Ullam




Churails

The trailer of the Pakistani web series Churails gave us the vibe of an all-women vigilante saga which has a feministic outlook. But like almost all quality web series trailers, this one was also a deceptive one. The 10 episode web series is a shapeshifter that generates animosity towards gender bias and deep-rooted patriarchy through… Continue reading Churails




Bandish Bandits

Often when we see a talent-related content like a dance or musical competition being a central theme in a movie or show, there is a disconnecting element, which is the inability of the viewer in judging the performance. If you look at the Step Up inspired ABCD series, I have at times felt that they… Continue reading Bandish Bandits




Indian Matchmaking

When you are watching a show like Indian Matchmaking that feels extremely problematic from the word go, you will be obviously curious to know what will be the ultimate stand of the show. Because you will be definitely in that baffled headspace seeing this cringe-fest in a premium OTT platform like Netflix. But from what… Continue reading Indian Matchmaking




Breathe: Into The Shadows

The first season of Breathe, in my opinion, was a dud. It never felt like a series that got developed using the possibility of the series format. It was in a way constrained to just two tracks that had familiar or assumable trajectories. I am talking about the first season of Breathe in the review… Continue reading Breathe: Into The Shadows




Dark: Season 3

Depth in the presentation can always induce a particular curiosity in you to understand more about the subject and discuss it. During a 2017 interview, Jantje Friese, the co-creator of Dark was asked what she really wanted the audience to take away from the series. And in her reply, she said she will be happy… Continue reading Dark: Season 3




Rasbhari

The initial reaction of almost everyone to the trailer of the latest Amazon Prime Video web series Rasbhari would be “Whats an Alt-Balaji series doing on Amazon?”. The trailer is constructed as the adolescent lust obsession of a teenager and in fact, the first 3 episodes of the series have all the elements to make… Continue reading Rasbhari