Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan will be honoured with the Rising Global Superstar of Indian Cinema award at the annual awards Gala night of the 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne on August 11. The award will be presented by the Governor of Victoria, recognising Kartik’s remarkable achievements and his significant impact on the world of Indian cinema. The festival celebrates the diversity and richness of Indian cinema, showcasing the talent and creativity of Indian filmmakers to a global audience.
Moreover, as part of the celebration, the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne will showcase multiple screenings of Kartik’s films including his recent success ‘Satyaprem Ki Katha’ and blockbuster ‘Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2’, which emerged as the biggest Hindi film of 2022.
About the 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne
The 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne will take place from August 11 to August 20, 2023. The festival promises to be a spectacular celebration of Indian cinema and culture, offering over 100 films in 20 languages , discussions, and events for film enthusiasts and the wider community.
The festival will also feature a number of special events, including Q&As with filmmakers, workshops, and industry panels. There will also be a number of events that celebrate Indian culture, such as dance performances, music concerts, and food festivals.
The 14th IFFM is a major event in the Australian film calendar, and it is a great opportunity to experience the best of Indian cinema. The festival is open to everyone, and tickets are now on sale.
Here are some of the highlights of the 14th IFFM:
- The opening night film will be Ghoomer, a Hindi-language film directed by R. Balki and starring Abhishek Bachchan, Saiyami Kher, and Shabana Azmi.
- The festival will also feature a number of other high-profile films, including Jalsa, Sita Ramam, and Rocketry: The Nambi Effect.
- The festival will host a number of special events, including a Q&A with Kartik Aaryan, a workshop with Zoya Akhtar, and an industry panel on the future of Indian cinema.
- The festival will also celebrate Indian culture with a number of events, including dance performances, music concerts, and food festivals.