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42nd IIFI News

  • | November 23rd, 2011

    Shahrukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit flag off 42nd IIFI in Goa

    Shahrukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit flag off 42nd IIFI in Goa

    Some Bollywood celebs are in the city of sun and sand to indulge in the best of cinema and also have some fun
    Expressing his uneasiness about being in Goa sans beachwear, Shahrukh Khan posted a message on Twitter, “At the Goa film festival…wearing a suit in goa…kinda takes away the spirit of the place…feel like a sore thumb.” SRK isn’t alone there however. He has his Devdas co-stars, Madhuri Dixit-Nene and Jackie Shroff to keep him company. The chief guest of the opening ceremony of the film fest is Shahrukh while Tamil star Suriya and Hollywood celebs will grace the closing ceremony. Speaking to reporters, Shah Rukh said, “The technological aspect is important. If our films have to compete with the films made abroad, we have to be technologically sound.” He also said Goa was an ideal place to host the IFFI.  “This is the ideal location for the film festival. We all want it to become the best in the world,” he said. Click here to read more