cannes film festival (Cannes Film Festival) The beginning has been made. And there is a lot of craze among the people regarding this festival. Yes why not! India got ‘Country of Honor’ for this festival (Country Of Honor) Invitation for who has come. For the first time in this film festival, Deepika Padukone has reached there as a jury member. However, in this Akshay Kumar (Akshay Kumar) They were also about to leave, but they have canceled their program due to them being corona again.
‘Cannes Film Festival’ begins today
India will also join as an official country in the Cannes Film Festival which started today. Actually, India will participate in this festival as the official country of honor and this festival will run from May 17 to May 28. This is the first time that India has been officially invited to the Country of Honor at the Cannes Film Festival. India will be presented as the ‘Content Hub of the World’ in this festival.
This time the Cannes Film Festival is celebrating its 75th anniversary while India is celebrating the Amrit Festival of Independence. According to Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur, this time the Cannes Film Festival is important for India because India and France are celebrating the anniversary of their diplomatic relations. And on this occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be present in the French capital Paris with the French President Emmanuel Macron to strengthen the relations between the two countries.
Films will be screened keeping India at the center
In this festival, films will be screened keeping India at the center. And this will be done because this time India is the country of honour. During this, many folk music and fireworks will be performed as well as special performances of Indian music will also be done. During this, dishes from both India and France will be present for the people.
In fact, being a country of honour, India will be given an opportunity to pitch 5 new startups to the audio-visual industry. A total of 10 professionals will participate in this animation day networking. At the same time, India will be given a golden opportunity to pitch 5 selected films in the ‘Goes to Cannes section’. Let us tell you that, these films are part of WIP Lab under Film Bazaar. The first film in these films will be ‘Baagjan’ made by Jaicheng Jaxai Dohutia, which will be in Assamese, Morani. The second film will be ‘Bailadeela’ which will be in Hindi and it is Chhattisgarhi. Iso has been created by Shailendra Sahu. The third film will be ‘A Space Of Our Own’ and it will also be in Hindi, which has been made through Ektara Collective. The fourth film will be ‘Anuyayi’ which is directed by Harshad Nalwade. The film is in Marathi, Kannada and Hindi and the fifth film in the list will be Shivamma’s ‘Jai Shankar’, which will be in Kannada.
Madhavan’s film ‘Rocketry’ to have world premiere
For your information, let us tell you that the world premiere of R Madhavan’s film ‘Rocketry’ will also be done in this festival. In fact, a cinema hall named Olympia Screen has been booked on 22 May 2022 for screening of unreleased films and that too for films from India only. A total of 5 films have been selected in this category, in which the great director of the Indian film industry, Satyajit Ray’s film ‘Pratidwandi’ will also be screened.