Mbah Satinem has been selling jajan pasar, traditional Indonesian cakes, on the streets of Yogyakarta for decades. Photo: Martin Westlake / Netflix
Stephen McCarty
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Street Food documentary on Netflix tells the human stories behind some of Asia’s tastiest dishes

  • The nine-part series looks at the culinary traditions of Thailand, Japan, India, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Korea, Vietnam, Singapore and the Philippines

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Mbah Satinem has been selling jajan pasar, traditional Indonesian cakes, on the streets of Yogyakarta for decades. Photo: Martin Westlake / Netflix
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Amazon Prime Video's Made in Delhi delves into the world of ostentatious Indian Weddings. Photo: Amazon Prime Video
Stephen McCarty
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What a view by Stephen McCarty

Made in Heaven: Amazon Prime’s audacious look at ‘crazy rich’ Indian weddings

  • Tradition and modernity come to frequent blows in the bold drama, which lifts the veil on Bollywood-style nuptials
  • Plus, HBO’s miniseries about the Chernobyl nuclear disaster is as grim as it is powerful

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Amazon Prime Video's Made in Delhi delves into the world of ostentatious Indian Weddings. Photo: Amazon Prime Video
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