7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine time

As the novel coronavirus has been making most of the countries go under lockdown we all are terribly missing going out and hanging out at that local instaworthy cafe. Now is the time where no one can think of going on for a date. The gym-lovers aren’t allowed to sweat at the gym anymore hence no more insta-stories from the Gold gym which is 10 KM away. Now all are stuck within their own houses watching Italiens dancing and singing through their balconies and we can’t do that. Shit! But, you can absolutely hit up your couch by binge-watching the platter of web series and some movies. TikTok if you just can’t handle this quarantine. It’s wild!

Let’s start with the list:

1. Mental hood

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

See that your mommy is also watching along with you and staring at you guys in between and finding this content relatable. Karishma Kapoor is making her web debut through this series. So, get on watching as it handles the sensible and emotional topic of motherhood. The series is available on Alt Balaji Zee5.

There are lots of series which you can watch on Ekta Kapoor owned Alt Balaji at a very decent price.

2. Devi

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

This is a short-film starring Kajol, Shruti Hassan, Mukta Barve and the Roadies judge Neha Dhupia. The film takes you through a very emotional sequence where all the women are sitting in the living room. No caste barriers at all and the story reveal uncomforting truths. So watch it on Youtube!

3. Ghar ki Murgi

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

This is a short film starring Sakshi Talwar. “You’re sitting home all day” The sentence each homemaker can relate to. There aren’t many twists set up here but the story revolves around Seema essayed by Sakshi Talwar. The short film is streaming in SonyLiv and you can watch the same on Youtube.

4. Guilty

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

Kiara Advani as Nanki keeps you hooked with her oh-so-different character. She appears to be strong and unbreakable through her appearance which consists of highlighted hair and lots of tattoos representing some phase of her life but within she is fragile and undergoing trauma. The plot reveals the period of the me-too movement.

You need to watch this! Streaming on Netflix.

5. The forgotten army

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

Directed by Kabir Khan The Forgotten Army is the story of Lieutenant Sodhi. The story reveals the journey of the Indian National Army.

King Khan is narrating the story. Streaming on Amazon Prime.

6. Special ops

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

Directed by Neeraj Pandey this web series is the cat and mouse game between the terrorist and Menon’s (Kay Kay Menon) team. Sometimes you feel that you are watching some scenes recreated straight out of Bard of Blood. But, the cast is amazing and you can watch this eight-part show on Hotstar.

7. Asur

7 online series & short-films to watch during quarantine times

The eight-part drama series stars Arshad Warsi and Barun Sobti. Most of the plot of this series explores the belief structure and confuse us. The script is written well and the cinematography and beats grip us. You can watch it now on Voot Select.

All of these shows are the latest on the web shelves and they are waiting for you to watch them.

Vrushali Khadilkar - Author

Hey Y'all!! I m Vrushali, but my friends call me Vrushu. I m a commerce graduate. I m a millineal with a dream of visiting the coachella festival one day and I love cherishing moments!

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