Bulbbul is a Hindi language film, in the supernatural and mystery drama genre. It is set in the backdrop of rural India where witches and chudails are a part of folklore.
The series centres on the character of Bulbbul, who is married off as a child bride to Satya’s elder brother. Satya and Bulbbul get very close and become inseparable. But their friendship is broken when Satya is sent to London for higher studies.
When Satya returns to the village, he finds that his brother has abandoned Bulbbul, and she lives alone, spending her time taking care of the villagers and their problems.
There’s a subplot of a series of mysterious murders that take place in the village and talks of a woman who haunts the village. She is supposed to be a ghostly chudail who has inverted feet and lives in the trees. Satya determines to get to the bottom of the mystery surrounding the woman who haunts the village.
Starring Rahul Bose, Tripti Dimri, Avinash Tiwary, Paoli Dam and Parambrata Chattopadhyay
Directed by Anvita Dutt