The Field

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    The Field

    Le Champ de Maïs

    Directed by

    France, India, United Kingdom

    2018

    19 min

    • Hindi

    Drama

    Lalla is a poor agricultural labourer in an Indian village preparing for the harvest of its remaining cornfield. Director Sandhya Suri crafts a refreshingly layered portrait of a woman who bravely pursues a different kind of life than the one she's been granted.

    Awards

    • IWC Short Cuts Award for Best Short Film - Toronto IFF

    Festivals

    Labels & Line Ups

    Credits

    Cast
    Mia Maelzer
    Screenplay
    Sandhya Suri
    Cinematography
    Benoit Soler
    Editing
    Nicolas Chaudeurge
    Production
    LIONFISH FILMS
    Production
    L'HOMME DU TRAIN
    Sandhya  Suri

    Sandhya Suri

    Sandhya Suri is a filmmaker based in the United Kingdom. Her features include the documentaries I FOR INDIA (2005), and AROUND INDIA WITH A MOVIE CAMERA (2018). THE FIELD (2018) is her first short film.