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Netlfix’s Homemade: Intensely personal peek into lockdown life


Not all 17 shorts work as well as the others. A few don’t really move very far away from the banal: how significant can one dish of spaghetti, split over several days, be? But almost every one tells us that for a filmmaker, having a phone and an idea, and the will to get out of bed, can be enough.

Deep familial ties are evident in Gurinder Chadha’s short, which shows her spending quality time with her two children and husband. (Photo: Luca Marchant/Netflix © 2020)

Self-isolation. Quarantine. Social Distancing. In pre-COVID times, we used these words sparingly ...


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