Ansh Arora

Disclaimer: Art is subjective, but my taste is objectively superior.

Books


Fiction


The Kite Runner

Author: Khaled Hosseini

The Book Thief

Author: Markus Zusak


Non Fiction

Outside of novels, I like to read about businesses, productivity, and management


Zero To One

Author: Peter Thiel

The Hard Thing About Hard Things

Author: Ben Horowitz

Ikigai

Author: Hector Garcia Puigcerver

How Will You Measure Your Life?

Author: Clayton M. Christensen

Movies

Good Will Hunting

Director: Gus Van Sant

Dead Poets Society

Director: Peter Weir

Everything Everywhere All At Once

Director: Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert

Cmon Cmon

Director: Mike Mills

The Social Network

Director: David Fincher

Taare Zameen Par

Director: Aamir Khan

TV Shows

Silicon Valley

Creators: Mike Judge, John Altschuler, Dave Krinsky

Over the Garden Wall

Creators: Patrick McHale

Succession

Creators: Jesse Armstrong

The Office

Creators: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant

Bojack Horseman

Creator: Raphael Bob-Waksberg

Podcasts

Acquired: Every company has a story

Host: David Rosenthal, Ben Gilbert

WTF with Nikhil Kamath

Host: Nikhil Kamath

The Lex Fridman Podcast

Host: Lex Fridman

The Happiness Lab

Host: Dr. Laurie Santos

Standup Specials

X, Dark

Daniel Sloss

Nanette

Hannah Gadsby

Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999

James Acaster

Middlewitch and Schwartz (improv)

Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz