If you are a woman reading this, it should come across as eerily familiar: you are out in public and you sense pairs of leering eyes on your body, stripping you naked with those eyes. This strikingly original video from a Mumbai-based film institute, Whistling Woods, shows just how creepy and scary it actually feels. Sometimes the unabashed staring turns into things more sinister; jeering, cat-calling and at times, far worse when men physically force themselves on them.
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