PLAYGROUNDS

At the end of a long shift, a rickshaw driver is shocked to discover a young boy sleeping in the back seat of his auto. Unable to understand the child’s language, he embarks on an unsettling journey to locate the parents in this piercing examination of the inhumane realities and simmering social tensions in the underbelly of India’s rising urban sprawls.

Precedes the film: OTTAAL

  • Director
  • Shamik Sen Gupta

    Shamik Sen Gupta is a filmmaker and advertising creative director at Ogilvy & Mather. Pallavi and Shamik are co-founders of Sweet Spot Media, a film and mixed media production company.

  • Director
  • Pallavi MD

    Pallavi MD has worked as an actress, both in theater and film. She is also a Hindustani classical and semi-classical singer, and has her own band, Humdrum. Pallavi and Shamik are co-founders of Sweet Spot Media, a film and mixed media production company.