The Bachchans and Shah Rukh Khan inaugrate Kolkatta International Film Festival
The Bachchan family and Shah Rukh Khan unite at the inaugral eve of India's oldest film fest- Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF).
By BollywoodMDB Team - Nov 11, 2014
Bollywood's prominent Bachchan family comprising megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai, together studded the inaugural eve of Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF), draped in uttariyas (stoles) gifted by Mamta Banerjee. Joining them in black tuxedo, Shah Rukh Khan attended the event, being the brand ambassador of Kolkata state.
The event began with SRK and Big B lighting the ceremonial lamp in assistance of actress Raima Sen. Aishwarya released the official brochure of the fest, voicing her words of gratitude in Bengali. Followed by, veteran actresses Tanuja and Jaya Bachchan launching the music CD of Bengali music.
Actor Irrfan Khan, Australian filmmaker Paul Cox, noted Bengali actor and many other international delegates marked their presence at the KIFF.
Total 137 films from over 60 countries will be screened at the film fest.