Stories have the power to transport us anywhere across the world. We could be in a bustling market, a noisy city, a quaint greenland or inside someone’s home. When made to be a part of a series or a film, these places and locations are often attached centrally to a character and help us explore their world, taking us along in their journey. Netflix series and films in India have been filmed across more than 20 locations. These stories have taken Indian characters and the places they are from the world. After all, great stories can come from anywhere and be loved everywhere.
Here’s our selection of some of Netflix’s recent releases that bring out the diverse flavours and charm of different cities in India.
Experience a slice of good old Irani charm, filled with loving bun maska and chai. Explore the city’s culture, history and distinct architecture with this film.
New Delhi, Guilty
Fun places to hang out, check. A happening college campus, check. Great music scene, check. Delhi, as seen by young college-goers, check.
Kolkata, Chef’s Table
Join one of leading chefs from India, Gaggan Anand, as he narrates his journey towards where he is today, the irresistible Indian cuisine while he explores the lanes of Kolkata in India
Mumbai, Yeh Ballet
Explore the city of dreams through the eyes of two gifted dancers. With authentic glimpses of the Worli village, this is a story of determination and grit.
Leh, Bard of Blood
Follow Adonis’ quest to ensure the safety of his country as he fights his way through countless obstacles and enemies, against the beautiful backdrop of Leh.
Lucknow, Taj Mahal 1989
The city of Nawabs has an unparalleled charm of its own. Explore this classically beautiful city through the eyes of Dharam, Rashmi, and Angad as they explore love, life and politics.
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