The Bollywood blockbuster Ishqiya, by Vishal Bhardwaj, got a chance to be screened at the inaugural edition of the Indian Film Festival of London (IFFL) from 25-29 August.
Directed by Abhishek Chaubey, co-produced by Shemaroo Entertainment and Vishal Bharadwaj, Ishqiya stars Naseeruddin Shah, Arshad Warsi and Vidya Balan in the main leads.
Its a matter of immense pleasure, that Ishqiya is going to be screened at IFFL. It seems that Indian film has made place in every heart worldwide and hope the love for the films continues even in days to come.
Popular as well as offbeat Bollywood along with regional movies will be screened at the event. The festival aims to strengthen cultural and commercial bridges between British and Indian film industries.
A retrospective honouring the work of filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra will also be organised. It will include his films likeParinda, 1942: A Love Story, Eklavya: The Royal Guard and his super hit production venture 3 Idiots.