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Short Films & Web Series to Add to Your Festive Watchlist

Everyone is searching for new and interesting entertainment to live stream on your smart devices. If you have exhausted your quarantine watchlist, it is time to upgrade to a new one.

While life can be busy with work from home and chores, you can always enjoy a short entertainment break with a cup of tea/coffee. Short films and web series are better as compared with a full-featured film.

The best OTT app where you can watch the best Indian web series is Watcho. Download it today on your smartphone to enjoy exclusive original content on your phone. Participate in their contest as a user and win exciting prizes. Check out these best Indian web series and short films to watch during the festive break:

Love Crisis

This interesting romantic series unveils the weakening relationship of Nina and Armaan get into doldrums when a club entertainer, Nimisha comes into the life of Armaan again. This precipitates Nina to get in a mode of vengeance to avenge Armaan for breaking her trust. Find out what awaits in the life of Armaan and Nimisha. This series reveals the ugly truth of the consequences of adultery. You can watch this online on the Watcho app. They offer a great collection of best Indian web series, Hindi movies, and short films. You can also watch shows in regional languages like Punjabi, Tamil, Bengali, etc.

Plus Minus

This inspiring short film showcases a young woman who is almost on the verge of leaving her marital home due to a dominating mother in law. A chance encounter with an Indian Army Soldier teaches her a new meaning of love and lends her a new perspective of life. This film indeed teaches us what it advocates- that every minus is half of a plus.

Period: End of Sentence

This 2019 Oscars winning short documentary is one of the best Hindi short films to watch. Award-winning director Rayka Zehtabchi ‘touches upon’ the taboo issue of menstruation particularly in rural India. This short film portrays the issue of Indian women fighting the stigma surrounding menstruation. What makes this short film even more inspiring is that it is based on the exploits of a real-life hero.

Ambani The Investor

Award-winning short film Ambani The Investor is one of those best Hindi short films. A poor boy, who starts earning money by selling his father’s liquor bottles for money which he invests in many small businesses finally earns some profit. The film is a story of how the boy made it big through his hard work and entrepreneurial skills.


This short film raises awareness of the deadly disease of AIDS. Directed by Farhan Akhtar, it features Boman Irani as the father, Shabana Azmi as the mother, Arjun Mathur as the son. Positive is one of the four-part series that spreads awareness of this disease.

Little Terrorist

This story entails a 10-year old Jamal from Pakistan who ends up crossing the Indian border while trying to catch a cricket ball. He ends up hiding in an Indian village where a family takes care of him. This movie is directed by Ashvin Kumar and nominated for Academy Awards.

Cities of Sleep

Staying up late at night can be fun for some. This movie showcases the story of two homeless people Shakeel and Ranjeet. It is an everyday challenge for some to find a safe place to sleep for the night. A place under the bridges, to subways and corners becomes their home for the night.

Start watching these web series and share the playlist with your friends and loved ones.

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