35th Cairo International Film Festival News
Madhur Bhandarkar to be jury member at Cairo International Film Festival
The Heroine! director has been invited to participate in the prestigious film festival and judge movies from across the world
Bollywood has spread its wings worldwide, and it’s evident as more and more actors, directors and technicians are being invited to be a part of international film projects among other things. This time Madhur Bhandarkar has caught the eye of the organizers of the 35th Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF). Click here to read more
Madhur Bhandarkar on jury of Cairo film fest
Acclaimed Indian director Madhur Bhandarkar has been invited at the 35th Cairo International Film Festival, starting November 27, to judge a segment. Bhandarkar has been chosen to be part of the International Jury segment because of his contribution to the Indian cinema. “I am delighted to be a part of the International Jury for the 35th edition of Cairo International Film Festival. I love the theme that they have ‘positive thinking revolution and freedom’,” the 44-year-old said in a statement.
This is not the first time Bhandarkar is going to be a part of the event. In 2010, a retrospect of his five films including Chandni Bar, Page 3, Corporate, Traffic Signal and Fashion was showcased at the prestigious film fest. Many big names from Hollywood have been associated with the festival like Salma Hayek, Samuel L Jackson, Bruce Willis and Bill Murray.Click here to read more