Film festival dedicated to Big B in Rajasthan

Apart from regular film screening for 10 days, the event would have star nights, food courts and paintings on Bachchan.

india Updated: Mar 22, 2006 22:51 IST

A 10-day festival of films dedicated to super star Amitabh Bachchan would begin in Jaipur on March, 31, the creative head of the festival Anoop Srivasatav said on Wednesday.

Apart from regular film screening for 10 days, the event would have star nights, food courts and paintings on Bachchan, said Srivastav.

The festival would also feature a pictorial gallery of the Big B in which rare photographs, costumes and the grand set of the film "Black" starring Bachchan would be displayed.

The festival would have four categories: Amitabh films, Hollywood films and films produced by Rajasthani film production house Rajshri, Srivastav said.

To a query, he said that in the inaugural ceremony stars like Govinda, Yukta Mukhi, Amrita Arora, Aman Verma, Ehsan Qureshi would perform in the star night.

First Published: Mar 22, 2006 22:51 IST