A set of youngies go out for a trekking trip from Bangalore to Madikeri. On their way, one by one, they fall prey to death. What happens next? A suspense thriller flick with extraordinary experience, an audio-visual treat for thriller-lovers.Varnika, in Sanskrit means "the Mask". The one that every one of us wears at some point or the other in our lives, personally and professionally. It is being said that, the human has three faces, the first one that you show to the world and the second that comes out only for the family and friends. And the last one is the one only you know of, which is the true reflection of your inner-self.
Similarly, the subject in this film has more shades of the mask that will be revealed through the journey of the movie, that is shot in the backgrounds of picturesque locations across Karnataka.Varnika, a film by Poornima, an actress turned director's debut, is a silent yet a suspense thriller movie that is all set to hit the screens soon. In addition to directing the film, Poornima is also seen featuring as the lead actress in the film.Rangitaranga fame cinematographer, William David has not only produced the film but has also worked with his skills on the lens and lights for a nail biting experience that will leave you on the edge of your seats. Directed By:Poornima Produced By: Poornima, William David Written By: Poornima Starring: Poornima, Tharak Ponnapa, Deepashri, Rahul Ameen, Harshavardhan, Rajesh Ramakrishna, Guru Ranjan, Baby Shikha, Baby Keerthi, Jeevan Antony. Music By: James David Background Score: Cinematography: William David Edited By:Sabarish, Daniel and Shanth Kumar Productions: Shri Hari Om Productions & David Productions Running Time:90 mins Country: India Language:Mute Budget:$160,000