Synopsis: Kolkata is abuzz with the preparations for the annual Durga Puja festival, as seven months pregnant Vidya Bagchi steps off the airplane from London. Her first stop is the local police station to file a missing person report. Weeks ago, her husband Arnab arrived in India for a job assignment. The first two weeks, they talked daily on the phone, and then without explanation, his calls stopped. Everywhere Vidya turns, no one can remember Arnab. There is no trace of him at the guest house or his workplace. But Vidya will not give up her search. Somewhere in Kolkata she will discover the dangerous truth.
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Director(s): Sujoy Ghosh
Production: Viacom 18 Motion Pictures & Pen India
  16 wins & 12 nominations.
122 min

Park street.


Passengers are advised..

..to inform the Metro

Police on finding..

..any unidentified

box or alien object.

The door is closing.


Yes, I am on the train.

Which bag?

Speak louder.

Which bag?

Next station Ravindra Station.

Platform on the right hand side.

Why is she crying so much?

She's hungry.

Why don't you feed her?

I forgot her milk bottle at home.

Yesterday I bought a new game,

Call Of Duty:
Black Ops.

What a game. Great graphics.

Look, there's Kushal.

Kushal, why are you so scared.

Give it. Give the bag.

Why are you scared?

What are you hiding in your bag?

Is it something special?

What are you hiding in your bag?

Give the bag. Give the bag.

We are not throwing it away.

Give it, give the bag.

I will go back home.

Come on. Come on, let's go.

Show me the bag.

Hey, you left your bag behind.

The milk bottle is right here.

More than 100 are expected to be dead..

..in Kolkata Metro Rail due

to the deadly gas attack.

Its believed that a terrorist

group is behind this attack.

Even on the third day passengers

are hesitating to travel by the Metro.

The relatives of those..

..who died in the gas attack

staged a rally in Kolkata today.

And requested the government..

..to find out who is

responsible for this attack.



Madam. Madam. Come with me.

Who are you?

What do you want?

Move, move.

You shouldn't lift heavy

objects in such a condition..

Move. Go away.

You shouldn't lift heavy

objects in such a condition.

Let me, let me.

Leave it.

I know, I have a kid too.

Let me, madam. Please.

Move aside. Move.

You are taking my passenger.

Please move.

Don't mind, madam. But

can I ask you something?

I have been driving a

taxi for the past 15 years.

Every passenger either goes home

or to the hotel from the airport.

You are the first passenger who is

going straight to a police station.

Get the tea quickly.

Press any key.

It's up, it's up, it's up..

Here it is.

It's here.

It's working!

It's shut down again.

What happened now?

That's what his wife

must be saying every night.

Sign here.

Madam, here's the police station.

How much?

Here's your bag.

Madam, this is my number.

If you ever need a taxi, call me.

Thank you.

Where do I go to file a

missing person's report?

Yes, you go.. I..

Just go straight.. I mean,

it's just straight ahead.

Thank you.

Shall I carry this?


It's okay.

My husband is missing.

Are you coming from out of town?


You arrived just now?



We will need some details.

Actually, a month ago..


Will you have tea?


Yes, go ahead.

He came to Kolkata a month ago.

He had a two week assignment

in the National Data Center.


First two weeks we

would talk every day.

Then he suddenly stopped calling.

No messages or anything.

And I didn't know what to do.

So I came here directly. I..

Speak softly.

Doesn't my time have any value?

Why are you screaming?

No need to shout. He

can hear you clearly.

Your name.

Vidya Bagchi.

Bidya Bagchi.

No, it's Vidya. With a V.

Madam, in Kolkata Vidya,

Bidya .. same feelings

Isn't it, Rana?


Vidya, Bidya are all

the same, isn't it?

Your husband's name?




Stop messing with it Rana


And age?




A little taller than this.


Do you have a photograph?


Doesn't my case have any value?

Doesn't my case have any value?

Softly. Softly.

What softly?

You will speak softly or

else I will throw you out.

He is listening to

what you are saying.

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Sujoy Ghosh

Sujoy Ghosh is an Indian film director, actor and screenwriter. He has directed Jhankaar Beats (2003), Home Delivery: Aapko... Ghar Tak (2005), Aladin (2009), Kahaani (2012) and Kahaani 2 (2016). more…

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