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Lights, Camera, Mask ON, Action! Watch ‘On-Set Footages of ‘Zombivli’

The show must go on but safety comes first.” By following the necessary safety guidelines, the makers of Marathi horror comedy ‘Zombivli’ have started its shooting in full swing.


Recently the Mahurat of ‘Zombivli’ took place & its shoot began with all the needed safety precautions in place. Marathi films have gained a lot of attention in the last few years due to the various unique narratives that is being produces, and even the audience has given a lot of love & support to these films. Zombivli’s first official poster and motion poster created a lot of buzz in the town as this will be the first-ever horror comedy film made in Marathi, featuring zombies. The motion poster had a touch of intrigue mixed with great visual scale, and this film which has a great starcast and a talented director at the helm, is on everybody’s radar now.

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Most of the people might be very curious to know how shooting is continuing with these stringent guidelines in place, and how people are adapting to this new normal. The makers have provided the team with every sort if safety equipment – from masks, gloves, and PPE kits  – to be used by all the crew while shooting. Additionally the production house has also employed the services of a ‘Covid officer – a healthcare expert who ensures that every member present in the shoot is adhering to all the safety and hygiene guidelines. The footage that we have got from on-set shows how the team is taking care of each other by following necessary safety guidelines.

Zombivli is presented by Saregama, and produced under their film studio arm – Yoodlee Films. Amey Wagh, Lalit Prabhakar & Vaidehi Parshurami will be seen in the lead and is directed by noted Marathi filmmaker Aditya Sarpotdar. This film is scheduled to hit theatres in 2021.

Aditya Sarpotdar To Direct “Zombivli” Which Will Be The First Zom-Com Movie In Marathi Film Industry

‘Lights, Camera, Action’ will be heard once again as our State Government has given a green signal to resume shooting by strictly adhering to all the safety measures, and precautions laid by them. Working with a handful of people and maintaining social distancing with universal use of masks is very important on the sets for everyone’s safety.

With the world going through a tough time due to this pandemic, the start of a new project may seem like a challenge. But the Marathi film industry has accepted this challenge by kicking off the shoot of a brand new film.

Marathi film industry’s first-ever zombie-comedy or zom-com film “Zombivli” is set to release early next year to give the audience a whole new experience. This film will be directed by Aditya Sarpotdar, who best known for his blockbuster films like Classmates, Mauli, Faster Fene, etc. The movie is presented by Saregama, and produced under their film studio arm – ‘Yoodlee Films.’ The film’s Muhurat recently took place in Mumbai, while much of the shooting will be happening at Latur soon. The first poster of the film has been just released on social media.

This will be Marathi cinema’s horror comedy after ages. Till now we have seen zombie films only in Bollywood and Hollywood movies, but for the first time, zombies will be introduced in a Marathi movie as well. The film’s unique title comes from the story and where it’s set – it’s about zombies in Dombivli – hence the name Zombivli. Popular actors like Amey Wagh, Lalit Prabhakar, and Vaidehi Parshurami will be seen in lead roles. The makers believe that Zombivli is targeted towards the young and the brave, and will combine horror and comedy in a seamless way to provide wholesome entertainment.

Lawrence D’Cunha will be the DOP and Sainath Ganuwad, Siddhesh Purkar, Mahesh Iyer and Yogesh Joshi are writers of this film and A.V Prafulla Chandra is the music director.

The film’s unique subject, talented cast, and crew have already raised everyone’s expectations. So what things will unfold in this story of Zombies in Dombivli? Find out in early 2021.