Call it quarantine or social distancing, it’s not the same as when we took a break to switch off. The world as we know it has changed. And with it comes new adjustments. WFH or Work From Home used to be a sought after luxury. Now, it’s just everyday. And comes with its own set of interpersonal minefields. To navigate around a spouse who is also WFH and whose vibes are infiltrating your space which was once a zone of calm and comfort. Or, parents who believe that you need to lend a hand since you’re home. Kids on extended summer holidays with no daycare for backup. Overjoyed pet dogs. Sulky pet cats. The stress of having to cook your own meals and snacks. Nothing is the same anymore. To help you escape from this chaos, we’ve rounded up 5 desi flicks that connect with our current scenario.
Text: Aparanjeetha Sambandan