Bollywood Tribute to Screen at Cannes
Shekhar Kapoor's film celebrating the history of India's musical cinema will screen Out of Competition.
This year's festival de Cannes will have heart with Shekhar Kapoor's exclusive made-for-Cannes title Bollywood, the greatest love story ever told set to screen Out of Competition at this year's Fest, organizers announced on Friday.
While a member of the Cannes jury in 2010, Kapoor decided to make a film bringing together the most beautiful moments in the history of Indian musical films. Kapoor along with directors Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Jeff Zimbalist pay tribute to Bollywood and Indian cultural identity in the feature film that will hold it's world premiere at the palais.
The Festival de Cannes runs May 11-22.