'Tapaal', in Marathi, has three distinctive aspects to it.
* 'Tapaal' is the first feature film to be directed by well-known cinematographer, Laxman Utekar
* 'Tapaal' is also the first film on which
noted director Mangesh Hadawale is the
* The third distinction is that this maiden effort as director and creative producer has been selected for 2013 Busan!
'Tapaal' will feature in
Busan's World Premiere –Window on Asian Cinema.
This is the same section in which Mangesh Hadawale's acclaimed
Dekh, Indian Circus featured - and went on to win Busan's coveted
Set in a small village in the year 1977, Tapaal dwells with sympathy, concern and understanding on the bond
between a little boy and
a childless couple,
and the social discrimination