By Neeraj Nanda
Melbourne: Melbourne is all set for its biggest ever Bollywood bash. Former Miss World Priyanka Chopra, who is among the top five leading heroines of Bollywood and top superstar Shahid Kapoor will be at the opening night of the Inaugural Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) on Monday 11 June. Both the actors will soon be seen together in Teri Meri Kahaani soon.
Others at the opening night will be Tamil screen legend Vijay; producer/director Kunal Kohli, producer Vicky Bahri, acclaimed designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee and animation director Jugal Hansraj.
Chopra, Kapoor, Bahri and Kohli are here to support the IFFM World Premiere of their newfilm Teri Meri Kahaani on Wednesday 20 June ahead of its international release on June 21. Vijay will introduce his super hit, Nanban on June 12; Sabyasachi Mukherjee and Jugal Hansraj will present ‘Talking Through Fabric’and ‘Animation’ master classes on 13th and 15th June respectively.
The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne is an initiative of the Victorian Government with Mind Blowing Films to strengthen cultural and trade tied between Victoria and India.
The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne runs from June 11 – 22.
For bookings and information go to www.iffm.com.au or www.hoyts.com.au