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The Documentary2016083020160903 (WS)

The incredible stories and dreams of refugees in Calais, France

The incredible stories and dreams of refugees in Calais, France

Catherine Carr continues her series where she hears stories from people all over the world, uncovered by asking one simple question - Where are you going? Every interrupted journey becomes a portal into the life of another, and there are surprises in every answer.

Catherine travels to the refugee camps in northern France, where the journeys people have undertaken to get there are epic, and their onward passage is uncertain. The answers given by the people trying to live in The Jungle will reveal the rhythms of life in limbo and will also describe past lives and future hopes.

A beautiful soundscape of the camp will accompany the montage of stories – from the noise of trucks arriving and departing, volunteer kitchens in full steam, children playing, radios blaring and the many languages spoken.

(Photo: A tent belonging to a Sudanese migrant in the 'Jungle' camp 28 Feb 2016, Calais, France. Credit: Carl Court/Getty Images)

The incredible stories and dreams of refugees in Calais, France

Catherine Carr continues her series where she hears stories from people all over the world, uncovered by asking one simple question - Where are you going? Every interrupted journey becomes a portal into the life of another, and there are surprises in every answer.

Catherine travels to the refugee camps in northern France, where the journeys people have undertaken to get there are epic, and their onward passage is uncertain. The answers given by the people trying to live in The Jungle will reveal the rhythms of life in limbo and will also describe past lives and future hopes.

A beautiful soundscape of the camp will accompany the montage of stories – from the noise of trucks arriving and departing, volunteer kitchens in full steam, children playing, radios blaring and the many languages spoken.

(Photo: A tent belonging to a Sudanese migrant in the 'Jungle' camp 28 Feb 2016, Calais, France. Credit: Carl Court/Getty Images)

Where Are You Going: Hong Kong - The Compass2017062120170625 (WS)

Revealing funny and astonishing details of the lives of strangers on their daily journeys

The Compass - exploring our world.

In a city where East meets West and old meets new, Catherine randomly approaches a man in a taxi queue to ask him about where he is going. A funny conversation about the parcel he is taking to a friend soon leads to a riveting account of his near-death experience. Such is the currency of this series where strangers reveal unexpected details about their lives. Catherine also chats to an exhausted Philippine maid enjoying downtime with her friends, meets the “Lolita Goths” who want to feel like princesses and the devoted gay couple who wooed each other with love letters.

These snapshots of people’ lives, mixed with an evocative soundscape of the city create an audio collage which is an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: 'Lolita Goths'. Credit: Paul Jay)

Where Are You Going: Hong Kong - The Compass20170621

Revealing funny and astonishing details of the lives of strangers on their daily journeys

The Compass - exploring our world.

In a city where East meets West and old meets new, Catherine randomly approaches a man in a taxi queue to ask him about where he is going. A funny conversation about the parcel he is taking to a friend soon leads to a riveting account of his near-death experience. Such is the currency of this series where strangers reveal unexpected details about their lives. Catherine also chats to an exhausted Philippine maid enjoying downtime with her friends, meets the “Lolita Goths” who want to feel like princesses and the devoted gay couple who wooed each other with love letters.

These snapshots of people’ lives, mixed with an evocative soundscape of the city create an audio collage which is an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: 'Lolita Goths'. Credit: Paul Jay)

Where Are You Going? - Calais - The Documentary2016083020160903 (WS)

The incredible stories and dreams of refugees in Calais, France

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

Catherine Carr continues her series where she hears stories from people all over the world, uncovered by asking one simple question - Where are you going? Every interrupted journey becomes a portal into the life of another, and there are surprises in every answer.

Catherine travels to the refugee camps in northern France, where the journeys people have undertaken to get there are epic, and their onward passage is uncertain. The answers given by the people trying to live in The Jungle will reveal the rhythms of life in limbo and will also describe past lives and future hopes.

A beautiful soundscape of the camp will accompany the montage of stories – from the noise of trucks arriving and departing, volunteer kitchens in full steam, children playing, radios blaring and the many languages spoken.

(Photo: A tent belonging to a Sudanese migrant in the 'Jungle' camp 28 Feb 2016, Calais, France. Credit: Carl Court/Getty Images)

Where Are You Going? - Calais - The Documentary20160830

The incredible stories and dreams of refugees in Calais, France

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

Catherine Carr continues her series where she hears stories from people all over the world, uncovered by asking one simple question - Where are you going? Every interrupted journey becomes a portal into the life of another, and there are surprises in every answer.

Catherine travels to the refugee camps in northern France, where the journeys people have undertaken to get there are epic, and their onward passage is uncertain. The answers given by the people trying to live in The Jungle will reveal the rhythms of life in limbo and will also describe past lives and future hopes.

A beautiful soundscape of the camp will accompany the montage of stories – from the noise of trucks arriving and departing, volunteer kitchens in full steam, children playing, radios blaring and the many languages spoken.

(Photo: A tent belonging to a Sudanese migrant in the 'Jungle' camp 28 Feb 2016, Calais, France. Credit: Carl Court/Getty Images)

Where are you going? Hanoi20180807

Amazing stories in Vietnam are uncovered by asking strangers - Where are you going?

Amazing stories revealed by simply asking strangers: \u2018Where Are You Going?\u2019

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. In this programme, Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’

In the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, Catherine meets the feminist teenagers who dream of equality and a jet-setting seven-year-old who is already worried about college. She meets a depressed new mother struggling to cope, and a teenager praying for good exam grades. The exchanges can be funny, sad or sweet or simply unforgettable. Mixed with the sounds of the city, the stories create a poetic and unpredictable listen.

(Photo: A girl on a motorbike makes the peace sign with her fingers, Hanoi, Vietnam)

Where Are You Going? Hanoi2018080720180808 (WS)

Amazing stories in Vietnam are uncovered by asking strangers - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. In this programme, Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’

In the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, Catherine meets the feminist teenagers who dream of equality and a jet-setting seven-year-old who is already worried about college. She meets a depressed new mother struggling to cope, and a teenager praying for good exam grades. The exchanges can be funny, sad or sweet or simply unforgettable. Mixed with the sounds of the city, the stories create a poetic and unpredictable listen.

(Photo: A girl on a motorbike makes the peace sign with her fingers, Hanoi, Vietnam)

Where Are You Going? Hanoi20180807

Amazing stories in Vietnam are uncovered by asking strangers - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. In this programme, Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’

In the Vietnamese capital, Hanoi, Catherine meets the feminist teenagers who dream of equality and a jet-setting seven-year-old who is already worried about college. She meets a depressed new mother struggling to cope, and a teenager praying for good exam grades. The exchanges can be funny, sad or sweet or simply unforgettable. Mixed with the sounds of the city, the stories create a poetic and unpredictable listen.

(Photo: A girl on a motorbike makes the peace sign with her fingers, Hanoi, Vietnam)

Where are You Going? Seoul2018081420180815 (WS)

The amazing stories of strangers in Seoul, uncovered by asking - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

Catherine Carr travels to the South Korean city of Seoul and invites passers-by to stop for a moment and answer one question - Where are you going? She meets a Korean-American who regrets her decision to move to Seoul – a place her parents call ‘Hell City’ - to a wannabe author with a dark past. And she talks to a political refugee stuck in a passport-less limbo, and a couple in love, who simply cannot live together. These fleeting moments of intimacy are mixed with the sounds of the city to create an unpredictable and poetic audio portrait of Seoul.

(Photo: A young woman visiting the Gyeongbukgung Palace. Credit: Jun Michael Park)

Where are You Going? Seoul20180814

The amazing stories of strangers in Seoul, uncovered by asking - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

Catherine Carr travels to the South Korean city of Seoul and invites passers-by to stop for a moment and answer one question - Where are you going? She meets a Korean-American who regrets her decision to move to Seoul – a place her parents call ‘Hell City’ - to a wannabe author with a dark past. And she talks to a political refugee stuck in a passport-less limbo, and a couple in love, who simply cannot live together. These fleeting moments of intimacy are mixed with the sounds of the city to create an unpredictable and poetic audio portrait of Seoul.

(Photo: A young woman visiting the Gyeongbukgung Palace. Credit: Jun Michael Park)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo2018073120180801 (WS)

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Amazing stories revealed by simply asking strangers: \u2018Where Are You Going?\u2019

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo20180731

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Amazing stories revealed by simply asking strangers: \u2018Where Are You Going?\u2019

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo20180731

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Amazing stories revealed by simply asking strangers: \u2018Where Are You Going?\u2019

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo2018073120180801 (WS)

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo20180731

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo20180731

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Where Are You Going? Tokyo2018073120180801 (WS)

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Illuminating responses to a simple question from around the world

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

Amazing responses from strangers in Japan to one simple question - Where are you going?

Amazing stories revealed by simply asking strangers: \u2018Where Are You Going?\u2019

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’. The conversations which follow reveal what really keeps people awake at night. Stories of love and loss, regret, ambition and joy. The encounters are fleeting but always disarming. Some are simply extraordinary.

In this programme Catherine heads to Tokyo and meets a professional pick up artists of Shibuya, an ageing, peace-seeking anarchist, and a couple who love to dress identically in public. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

(Photo: A girl in Yogogi Park, Tokyo)

01The Documentary2016040520160409 (WS)

From a pigeon catching crack addict to the woman married to her cat. We're in New York.

From a pigeon catching crack addict to the woman married to her cat. We're in New York.

One question - Where are you going? - yields countless surprises about the lives of strangers. We hear from a pigeon-catching drug addict, a woman who is married to her cat, a man dicing with death in his day job and a mother who is travelling to see her daughter who has cancer. "It's not supposed to be that way round" she says. These unpredictable encounters come together to create a unique and fascinating audio portrait of New York City.

One question - Where are you going? - yields countless surprises about the lives of strangers. We hear from a pigeon-catching drug addict, a woman who is married to her cat, a man dicing with death in his day job and a mother who is travelling to see her daughter who has cancer. "It's not supposed to be that way round" she says. These unpredictable encounters come together to create a unique and fascinating audio portrait of New York City.

From a pigeon catching crack addict to the woman married to her cat. We're in New York.

01Where Are You Going: Brussels - The Compass2017060720170611 (WS)

Discovering surprising and moving stories by simply asking people where they are going

The Compass - exploring our world.

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr interrupts strangers on everyday journeys asks them where they are going. The encounters which follow reveal funny, poignant and sometimes astonishing details about the lives of others.

In cosmopolitan Brussels, she meets a multilingual Bulgarian translator who is mad about dancing and whose wife thinks he’s “a little bit weird” – not least because he is openly gay. In a freezing park, we bump into a choreographer who is doing his best to help a vulnerable young Romanian man. And on the cobbled streets of the European capital, a young couple on a mini-break are starting to realise they are in love.

(Photo: Tourists from the UK who are on holiday in Brussels. Credit: Suzanne Vanhooymissen/BBC)

01Where Are You Going: Brussels - The Compass20170607

Discovering surprising and moving stories by simply asking people where they are going

The Compass - exploring our world.

An interrupted journey is like a portal into somebody else’s life. Catherine Carr interrupts strangers on everyday journeys asks them where they are going. The encounters which follow reveal funny, poignant and sometimes astonishing details about the lives of others.

In cosmopolitan Brussels, she meets a multilingual Bulgarian translator who is mad about dancing and whose wife thinks he’s “a little bit weird” – not least because he is openly gay. In a freezing park, we bump into a choreographer who is doing his best to help a vulnerable young Romanian man. And on the cobbled streets of the European capital, a young couple on a mini-break are starting to realise they are in love.

(Photo: Tourists from the UK who are on holiday in Brussels. Credit: Suzanne Vanhooymissen/BBC)

01Where Are You Going? - New York - The Documentary2016040520160409 (WS)

From a pigeon catching crack addict to the woman married to her cat. We're in New York.

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

One question - Where are you going? - yields countless surprises about the lives of strangers. We hear from a pigeon-catching drug addict, a woman who is married to her cat, a man dicing with death in his day job and a mother who is travelling to see her daughter who has cancer. "It's not supposed to be that way round" she says. These unpredictable encounters come together to create a unique and fascinating audio portrait of New York City.

01Where Are You Going? - New York - The Documentary20160405

From a pigeon catching crack addict to the woman married to her cat. We're in New York.

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

One question - Where are you going? - yields countless surprises about the lives of strangers. We hear from a pigeon-catching drug addict, a woman who is married to her cat, a man dicing with death in his day job and a mother who is travelling to see her daughter who has cancer. "It's not supposed to be that way round" she says. These unpredictable encounters come together to create a unique and fascinating audio portrait of New York City.

02The Documentary2016041220160416 (WS)

In answer to the question, we hear from the father and son who share a passion for firearms, a nursery worker whose chances of having a baby have slipped away; a father whose child’s funeral was like a festival, and one of the last hippies in Amsterdam. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of Amsterdam, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

From the father and son who share a passion for firearms to one of the last hippies there

From the father and son who share a passion for firearms to one of the last hippies there

In answer to the question, we hear from the father and son who share a passion for firearms, a nursery worker whose chances of having a baby have slipped away; a father whose child’s funeral was like a festival, and one of the last hippies in Amsterdam. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of Amsterdam, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

From the father and son who share a passion for firearms to one of the last hippies there

02Where Are You Going: Reykjavik - The Compass2017061420170618 (WS)

Uncovering surprising and moving stories of strangers from Reykjavik

The Compass - exploring our world.

In the world’s northernmost capital, Reykjavik, Catherine Carr talks to a swimmer bequeathed a poignant request from a friend, to the shopkeeper who makes beautiful handbags out of fish skin; from the sister who makes an apology to a sibling with fresh pastries, to the roller derby girls walking on thin ice. These portraits capture something of the city’s DNA, its sense of isolation, mythical beauty and rugged adventure.

(Photo: Residents of Reykjavik. Credit: Paul Jay/Loftus Media)

02Where Are You Going: Reykjavik - The Compass20170614

Uncovering surprising and moving stories of strangers from Reykjavik

The Compass - exploring our world.

In the world’s northernmost capital, Reykjavik, Catherine Carr talks to a swimmer bequeathed a poignant request from a friend, to the shopkeeper who makes beautiful handbags out of fish skin; from the sister who makes an apology to a sibling with fresh pastries, to the roller derby girls walking on thin ice. These portraits capture something of the city’s DNA, its sense of isolation, mythical beauty and rugged adventure.

(Photo: Residents of Reykjavik. Credit: Paul Jay/Loftus Media)

02Where Are You Going? - Amsterdam - The Documentary2016041220160416 (WS)

From the father and son who share a passion for firearms to one of the last hippies there

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

In answer to the question, we hear from the father and son who share a passion for firearms, a nursery worker whose chances of having a baby have slipped away; a father whose child’s funeral was like a festival, and one of the last hippies in Amsterdam. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of Amsterdam, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

02Where Are You Going? - Amsterdam - The Documentary20160412

From the father and son who share a passion for firearms to one of the last hippies there

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

In answer to the question, we hear from the father and son who share a passion for firearms, a nursery worker whose chances of having a baby have slipped away; a father whose child’s funeral was like a festival, and one of the last hippies in Amsterdam. These brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of Amsterdam, to create an unpredictable and poetic listen.

03The Documentary2016041920160423 (WS)

In the chaotic city of Kolkata in India, Catherine Carr hears from the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS and the woman still a little bit in love with her colleague; from the father and son begging by the roadside to the teenager dreaming of Olympic success. The brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic experience of Kolkata.

This series, part of the Identity series, invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’ The encounters reveal funny, moving, poignant and sometimes astonishing details about the lives of others.

Image: Ayushi, a student at Kolkata's Presidence University. Credit: Peter Jay

From the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS: we're in Kolkata

From the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS: we're in Kolkata

In the chaotic city of Kolkata in India, Catherine Carr hears from the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS and the woman still a little bit in love with her colleague; from the father and son begging by the roadside to the teenager dreaming of Olympic success. The brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic experience of Kolkata.

This series, part of the Identity series, invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’ The encounters reveal funny, moving, poignant and sometimes astonishing details about the lives of others.

Image: Ayushi, a student at Kolkata's Presidence University. Credit: Peter Jay

From the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS: we're in Kolkata

03Where Are You Going? - Kolkata - The Documentary2016041920160423 (WS)

From the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS: we're in Kolkata

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

In the chaotic city of Kolkata in India, Catherine Carr hears from the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS and the woman still a little bit in love with her colleague; from the father and son begging by the roadside to the teenager dreaming of Olympic success. The brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic experience of Kolkata.

This series, part of the Identity series, invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’ The encounters reveal funny, moving, poignant and sometimes astonishing details about the lives of others.

Image: Ayushi, a student at Kolkata's Presidence University. Credit: Peter Jay

03Where Are You Going? - Kolkata - The Documentary20160419

From the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS: we're in Kolkata

Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.

In the chaotic city of Kolkata in India, Catherine Carr hears from the feminist Shakespeare enthusiast to the man dying of AIDS and the woman still a little bit in love with her colleague; from the father and son begging by the roadside to the teenager dreaming of Olympic success. The brief portraits have been woven together with the sounds of the city, to create an unpredictable and poetic experience of Kolkata.

This series, part of the Identity series, invites strangers to pause on their way from A to B and asks them one simple question: ‘Where Are You Going?’ The encounters reveal funny, moving, poignant and sometimes astonishing details about the lives of others.

Image: Ayushi, a student at Kolkata's Presidence University. Credit: Peter Jay