Articles by Saraswati Datar

While Season 1 served as exposition, the show creators pack Season 2 with backstories, flashbacks within flashbacks, and subplots.
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 10:50
Starting from what's going to happen in 15 days to the old and new characters in Season 2, there's a host of questions fans have.
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 17:19
The Netflix series deals with a number of real life emotions that mothers go through but remains what is essentially a white woman's view of things.
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 14:28
'Stranger Things' Season 3 has equal doses of fun and fear. It's much more emotionally complex than the earlier instalments as well
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 16:43
An Indian adaptation of an Israeli series, this show on Hotstar is about a family held hostage by a gang.
Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 16:49
'Cake', now streaming on Netflix, was created by debutant writer-director Asim Abbasi.
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 17:25
The most enjoyable part of 'Tripling' season 2, just like season 1, is the banter between the siblings.
Monday, April 8, 2019 - 16:50
The director shows great sensitivity by never showing or even using sound effects to recreate the actual rape. Yet he doesn’t try to make the truth more palatable.
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 14:30
Created by Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti, the series follows two wedding planners and the messy reality behind their work.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 17:07
The documentary is set in Hapur, a village 60 kms from Delhi, and follows how the people slowly change their attitude towards menstrual taboos.
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:34