The Field

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The Field (Le Champ de Maïs)

Directed by Sandhya Suri

  • France, India, United Kingdom 2018; 19 min
  • Original version: Hindi
  • Genre: Drama
    • IWC Short Cuts Award for Best Short Film - Toronto IFF

Synopsis

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.

Production

  • LIONFISH FILMS

    Balthazar de Ganay 

  • L'HOMME DU TRAIN

    Thomas Bidegain