Because you can get the death sentence for watching porn, people in Pakistan must be very creative if they want to satisfy their lust. One of those creative ways is invented by the phoneshops, where you can upload Western pornmovies. 18-year old Gul goes to the phone shop twice a week, and then hides in the cane to touch himself.
vpro Metropolis was a video project by Dutch broadcast organisation vpro, that ran from 2008 to 2015. Metropolis is made by a global collective of young filmmakers and TV producers, reporting on remarkable stories from their own country/city. We made a trip around the globe on one single issue: from local beauty ideals to Elvis impersonators, to what's it like being gay, or an outcast or a dog in different cultures.