Hide and Seek - 30 Jun

Cinema & Event Screenings

BIFF: Hide & Seek 

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Neha an eight months’ pregnant woman and her husband escape goons in the big city seeking shelter in their driver’s house deep in rural India. But the house and the surrounding eerie, impenetrable maze of sugarcane fields are rustling with secrets of a disturbing past that starts appearing rapidly. Neha soon realises she is in a deadly trap, and there is only one way-out. This truly scary genre film blends in social concern as it highlights chilling practices still prevalent in India today.

Lapachhapi is a haunting story of a young couple based in the heartland of India. The wife Neha (Pooja Sawant) is eight months pregnant when the couple seeks shelter in a house hidden inside a sugarcane field. But the fields are ridden with secrets of the past which start unraveling as the film unfolds, posing a threat to the mother and her unborn child. The film is the story of a mother fighting to save her baby from these spirits. Its unique blend of horror and social drama make this a thrilling as well as an emotional story, based on some horrifying facts of India - known as the land of snakes, ascetics and zealots.

15 (110 mins)

Director: Vishal Furia

Cast: Pooja Sawant, Usha Naik, Vikram Gaikwad

Marathi | 2016 | Subtitled