#IWillGoOut: Podcast

February 15, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

Did you take part in the national event called #IWillGoOut on 21st January,2017? Some of us did attend it and we asked some of the participants what walking and public places meant for some of them. Listen to it and do share your views with us.   With this, we Read More

Juke Box

June 9, 2016 Hidden Pockets 0

For the music lovers, we decided to curate some of the songs in different languages which evokes different sense of pleasure in us! O Womaniya (Bhojpuri) An extremely wild number from Gangs of Wasseypur, this song advices a young wife to be as ferocious as her husband would be.   Read More

Akale – Charlie (Malayalam)

January 28, 2016 Hidden Pockets 1

For Cochin felt different with a jetty trying to connect a link between different cultures. A beautiful feel with coastal line staring back at us. Charlie a Malayalam romantic film directed by Martin stars Dulquer Salmaan and Parvathy in the lead roles

Manjula-Ardhanaari

January 4, 2016 Hidden Pockets 0

Ardhnaari is a Malayalam movie which explores the lives of transgenders in Kerala. MG Sreekumar is not only the singer, he also produced this movie and made sure a lot of transgenders got a chance to act in this movie. Image courtesy: http://www.thekeral.com/2012/11/manoj-k-jayan-acting-as-women-in.html

Deewani Mastani

October 19, 2015 Hidden Pockets 0

Sanjay Leela Bhansaali is back with his beautiful creations and his women. This time we have Mastani; a brave and beautiful warrior who was rumoured to be Bajirao’s second wife/mistress and whose power on Bajirao had led to great legends. In this song Bhansaali, is giving a tribute to all Read More

Rimjhim Gire Sawan – Manzil

July 15, 2015 Hidden Pockets 2

If you are sitting down with a cup of chai and watching the rain, turn on our gramophone and listen to Rhim Jhim from Manzil (1979). An older Bombay comes alive as Moushmi Chatterjee and Amitabh Bachchan walk the streets drenched in Bombay’s harsh but beautiful monsoon. Manzil is a Read More

Varuvanillarum – Manichithrathazhu

July 14, 2015 Hidden Pockets 2

Here is a song some of us who grew up in South India in the 1980s have heard our parents play on their cassette players.  (1993), the movie has ever since been remade in Hindi as Bhool Bhulaiya and in Tamil and Telugu as Chandramukhi. This song is a poem Read More