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Kamal Haasan led Indian delegation at 67th Cannes International Film Festival

May 15, 2014 16:34 IST

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan led the Indian delegation at the 67th Cannes International Film Festival inaugurated in Cannes, France on 14 May 2014. The Festival will be held from 14 to 25 May 2014.

Kamal Haasan is chairman of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FCCI) Media and Entertainment Committee-South.

Kamal Haasan inaugurated the Indian Pavilion. The India Pavilion will showcase Indian cinema across linguistic, cultural and regional diversity.

The Indian Pavilion aim is to forge an increasing number of international partnerships in the realms of distribution, production, filming in India, script development and technology, and promoting film sales and syndication.

The only Indian film in the festival is Titli by Love Sex Aur Dhokha writer Kanu Behl. The film starred by Ranvir Shorey and it is screened in the Un Certain Regard section of the festival.

About Kamal Haasan
• Kamal Haasan is a Tamil film actor, screenwriter, director, producer, playback singer, choreographer and lyricist.  He won four national awards and many film fare awards.
• He has starred in the highest number of films submitted by India for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.
• His tamil movie Nayagan, rated by Time magazine as one of the best films in cinema history.

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