clear clear clear clear clear
clear
  
Movies
   Scoops & News

Bollywood top liners head to Marrakech International Film Festival



November 9, 2012 04:52:08 PM IST
By Rajesh Kumar Singh, Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend

The Who's Who of the Indian Film Industry will be landing at Marrakech, Morocco's 3rd largest city, on the last day of November 2012, to participate in the 12th edition of Marrakech International Film Festival. The Indian delegation is led by Amitabh Bachchan and consists of top line Indian stars from Shahrukh Khan to Hrithik Roshan, Abhay Deol, Tabu, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Rampal, and senior actors and stars like Sharmila Tagore, Jaya Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh, and Sridevi. Among the filmmakers and directors attending the festival are Karan Johar, Boney Kapoor, Kishore Lulla, Prakash Jha, Ashutsoh Gowarikar, Sudhir Mishra, Siddharth Roy Kapoor, Anurag Kashyap, Anurag Basu, Zoya Akhtar, Sriram Raghvan, Balki, and Gauri Shinde. It will be the largest ever delegation of Indian film personalities taking part in a film festival outside India.

IMGTITLE
AMITABH BACHCHAN, JAYA BACHCHAN, PRIYANKA CHOPRA
AND SHAHRUKH KHAN

Indian cinema is celebrating its centenary next year and the Marrakech Festival is the first to pay its special tribute to Hindi cinema in such a grand style. It plans to screen a number of Hindi films throughout the week, including every night at the open-air screenings on the famous Jemaa El Fna. Square, with some of Bollywood's greatest stars and filmmakers presenting their films to Moroccan audiences who are long-time Bollywood fans. Among the films that will have open air screenings are KABHI KABHIE, JAB TAK HAI JAAN, KABHI KHUSHI KABHIE GHAM, VEER-ZAARA , JODHA AKBAR, DON, DON 2, ZINDAGI NA MILEGI DOBARA, BARFI!, STUDENT OF THE YEAR, and ENGLISH VINGLISH,

CHECK OUT: Marrakech Film Fest to screen JAB TAK HAI JAAN as tribute to Yash Chopra

The 12th Marrakech International Film Festival will be held from November 30 to December 8, 2012

(Rajesh Kumar Singh is Editorial Consultant for Festivals and Markets for BollywoodTrade.com. He is a filmmaker, critic and market analyst)


 
  

More related news


- Priyanka Chopra wins second People's Choice award! - News
- Hilarious: This conversation between Priyanka Chopra and Alia Bhatt will make you go ROFL - News
- Priyanka Chopra injures herself after filming stunt sequence - News
- Can you count how many times Priyanka Chopra appeared in BAYWATCH second trailer? - News
- Priyanka Chopra makes a sparkling appearance at Golden Globe Awards - News
- Priyanka Chopra warms up to Deepika Padukone on her birthday - News
- Now Golden Globe Awards for Priyanka Chopra! - News
- Priyanka Chopra's wish for Deepika Padukone's Hollywood venture will surprise you - News
- Priyanka Chopra freezes as rockstar! - News
- Priyanka Chopra opens up on her blink-and-miss appearance in Baywatch trailer - News
- Priyanka Chopra: Will strive towards including Assam in mainstream Indian society - News
- Priyanka Chopra to hold VENTILATOR press conference in India - News
- Priyanka Chopra trends for Oscar see-through gown - News
- UNICEF ambassador Priyanka Chopra shares stage with David Beckham & Orlando - News
- Dwayne Johson defends Priyanka Chopra for BAYWATCH trailer - News



   Comments

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.