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Bombay Talkies to premiere at Cannes 2013

By NewsDesk • Published on April 18, 2013

Bombay_Talkies_2013_FilmBombay Talkies, directed by Anurag Kashyap, Dibakar Banerjee, Karan Johar and Zoya Akhtar will be screened at the 66th Cannes Film Festival.

The film will have a special screening to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema.

Bombay Talkies, produced by Viacom18, has four stories.  The film will release in India on May 3.

Dibakar Banerjee’s film is about a failed actor, struggling to make a living after his father’s death, who stumbles upon his last chance to prove himself to the world and more importantly, to his daughter.

Anurag Kashyap’s film  is about a man from a small town who comes to Mumbai to fulfill his ailing father’s last wish.

Karan Johar’s film deals with a happily married urban couple whose life changes once the wife meets a new colleague at work.

Zoya Akhtar’s film is about a 12 year old boy from a middle class family. He is inspired by a film star to break the conventions of the society and follow his dreams come what may.

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