What comes to mind when you think of the university experience? Probably young people being independent for the first time, partying too much and studying just enough to get by. I doubt you thought of domestic abuse. But considering the amount of young people in abusive relationships it is something we need to think about.
In South Asian cultures, periods are a taboo secret – for mothers and aunts ears only, never to be discussed outside home. Never to be discussed in front of men. With the shroud of secrecy, different myths and habits have cropped up like weeds in spring.
The world of contemporary cinema owes a lot to Hong Kong director Wong Kar-wai, one of its “defining auteurs,” says the British Film Institute (BFI) in their release of seven brand-new 4K restorations of the director’s films.