Indian Film Festival in Melbourne has selected 3 Pakistani Films, Dukhtar, Abdullah and Burka Avenger in its Sub-continent category to be showcased in the Film fest from 14 to 17 August.
Remarkably, all above 3 chosen works have been previously internationally nominated as well.Burka Avenger was nominated for “Emmy Kids Awards”, Abdullah recently made it to a private screening at “Cannes” and Dukhtar took the prime amongst the all as it was premiered at the “Toronto International Film Festival” and has been screened at several other festivals since.
Pakistani hunk Fawad’s Khoobsurat is also selected and will be shown in the fest. Which is covering almost 6 categories; “Hurrah Bollywood”, Masterstrokes”, “Beyond Bollywood”, “From the Sub-continent”, “Girl power” and “Film India world”.
Famous Bollywood actor Vidya Balan has been nominated as the ambassador of the Indian Film Festival Melbourne.
Some of the other Indian films to be showcased include Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Bobby Jasoos, Haider, PK, Mardaani, Jai Ho and Happy New Year amongst others.
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