5 (Well 6) Must Try Eateries in K-Town

First of all, the term K-Town doesn’t refer to a Korea Town, in some western metropolis. No. K-town is a colloquial term used by...

5 Pakistani Artists You Won’t Find on Coke Studio

In an older article, I warned, or let’s say prophesied, that if the producers of Coke Studio aren’t careful, their seat on the pinnacle...

Motorcycle Girl Review: Flawed But Endearing

When I reviewed Cake, I said that you can now consider the Pakistani Film Industry completely revived. By that, I meant that modern Pakistani...

Saadat Hasan Manto: Heretic, Lunatic, Genius

Nostalgia is turmoil. With indefatigable resilience and sensational poise it kneads out memories into pavilions shrouded by a thick seamless cocoon of emotions. Such...

Yes, Pakistani Cinema Does Need Films Like Cake

Okay, so long story short, this video essay is a response to a rather shocking article. Shocking, because when Pakistan finally got a universally...

5 Pakistanis Who Should Have Their Own Reality TV Shows

There I was, engaged deep in conversation with Ushah Kazi about Pakistani celebrities and the controversies that surround them. While also, simultaneously, battling sleep....

Let’s Talk About Cake’s Music

Chances are that you’ve already heard about Cake, and how much of a step forward it is for Pakistani cinema. We’ve been excited about...

Cake Film Review: Sweet, Fulfilling and Subtle

In an older article I said that Cake may just take the spot of my favourite film of the year from Parchi. Well guess...

How to (re)Introduce Your Non-Pakistani Friends to Pakistan

I won’t lie, the point of this post is to simply talk about some stuff that I’ve been loving. But, as I was looking...

Hey Hum TV, THIS is How You Celebrate Dark Skin

Okay, so this response comes much later than I had planned. I could give you guys my routine excuses (exams, family, fate of the...