Haq Se, a web series created by Ekta Kapoor, and starring Rajeev Khandelwal and Surween Chawla has been released on the ALT Balaji app and its related websites. The series based on the classic novel Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women, but has been relocated to the breathtaking valleys of Kashmir, and is centered around a woman, who raises her five daughters when her husband dies. The series mostly based on the struggle of these women, their relationships with each other and with other people outside their home. The series had been hyped for quite some time, especially seeing the involvement of the actors, and the topic that it was tackling. It has recieved praise from critics for its acting performances, and storytelling.
Now, people will be able to watch it the show in its entirety on the ALT BALAJI App. The show isn’t very long, and has a time limit of 25 minutes for each episode, which will be easier for the audiences to sustain their interest throughout and not give it up in the middle.
The show has sent the social media abuzz and people are now discovering new platforms to watch shows as well. As it did for overseas, ALT Balaji seems to be taking Netflix’s lead and developing content for the internet. It is an interesting approach and can be used to show cases projects that would otherwise be restricted to the code and conducts of the televisions. This way, a new way can be paved for bold storytelling that uses various techniques and actors to create entertainment.