Pocket Change is our all-new Hindi digital comedy channel that creates relatable, short form, comedy content for young Indians with civic engagement at its heart. The channel uses humour to empower young Indians on topics like laws, policy, governance and policing.
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IF THE GOVERNMENT WAS A DELIVERY APP
Agar hum Sarkaar se utne hi haq se services demand karte jaise hum apne private service providers se karte hain, toh kaisi hoti humari government? Answer- mazedaar!
This sketch is our attempt to picture a world where our government is run like a delivery app, and you can fix potholes, road safety, education, etc. with a press of a button. It is a fun imagination of what holding your government accountable looks like, because after all, Sarkaar is also a service provider!
INDIA’S GOT TENANTS
Poori shiddhat se mango to mil jataa hai bhagwan, par iss sheher mein mushkil hai milna makaan. Dekhiye India’s Got Tenants, Bharat ke kirayedaron ke sabse bade competition mein, kiski hogi jeet aur kiski hogi haar.
This video is a reality show parody where the contestants perform in front of a panel of landlords looking for their next tenant! It is a funny take on the relatable challenges renters face, and also legal rights against housing discrimination.
MEMES का नशा
This is the story of Sunil, his addiction to memes, and how he got over it. For, by, and about meme lovers.
This fiction sketch is a parody of an addiction recovery patient’s documentary, where, instead of drugs, the character is addicted to memes. Through this format, it gives a light take on the Internet generation’s love for memes.
WHERE TO MAKE OUT IN INDIA
Kya aap bhi society aur uncle-aunties ki moral policing se pareshaan hain? Kya aap aur aapke premi kiss karne ke liye jagah dhoondh rahe hain? Watch this video to know where to do gullu -gullu safely.
Released around Valentines’ Day 2021, this video covered the basics on the laws around PDA in India, and practical tips for couples about navigating public spaces.
KYA HUA TERA VAADA? FT. INDIA AND CONSTITUTION
India aur uske Constitution ka relationship status hai ‘it’s complicated’. India hai bored, Constitution feels ignored. Can Mr Samay, yaani ‘time’ himself, help fix their relationship?
Released around Republic Day 2021, this fiction sketch was a humorous take on the relevance of the Constitution in our contemporary times.