Saumitra Singh is a well known short film director whose recent offering Kalabai from Byculla has released on Biiggbang Amusement. Kalabai From Byculla is the country’s first short length mythological film that deals with the myth and mystery of supernatural power. The film stars Sharib Hashmi and Shruti Bapna, in the lead and was shot entirely in Mumbai. The film revolves around the life of a struggling artist who works hard to make his ends meet only to have a life-changing chance to turn everything around when Kalabai enters his life. The film is laced with intriguing elements of mystery that will keep the audience glued to their screens. This marks Biiggbang Amusement’s first Hindi film collaboration.
In this interview segment, we talk to the director about his vision, his short film and why such a story needed to be told.