Monday, February 14, 2011
| 2:56:23 PM IST (+05:30 GMT)
0 Comments | 959 Views | Copyright: IANS
Patna, Feb 14 (IANS) A three-day Bhojpuri film and cultural festival began here Monday to mark 50 years of the industry that has a large audience in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.
Several well-known faces associated with Bhojpuri culture are attending the festival, where they will discuss the past, present and future of Bhojpuri cinema and its impact on society.
The big attraction of the event will be Bhojpuri stars like Kunal Singh, Manoj Tiwari and Ravi Kishan. Over 10 artistes, including Pundit Chunnulal Mishra, Sharda Sinha, Vijaya Bharti and Bholanath Mishra, will perform at the festival.
Avinash, the brain behind the festival, told IANS that six Bhojpuri films, including 'Ganga Maiya Tohe Piyari Chadhaibo', the first Bhojpuri film, would be screened at the festival.
The festival has been organised by the Delhi-based Foundation for Media Culture and Cinema Awareness.
Bhojpuri is a dialect spoken mainly in north Bihar and the Bhojpur district. It is also spoken in parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh.
The production house chose Tarun Khanna over Sangram Singh
TellyBuzz brings to you 10 best friends of the television industry!
I want to tell Huma to do a Bhojpuri film with me: Manoj Tiwari
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and his father and writer Salim Khan, ...
Disclaimer: All Logos and Pictures of various Channels, Shows, Artistes, Media Houses, Companies, Brands etc. belong to their respective owners, and are used to merely visually identify the Channels, Shows, Companies, Brands, etc. to the viewer. Incase of any issue please contact the webmaster.
Popular Channels :Star Plus | Zee TV | Sony TV | Colors TV | SAB TV | Life OK
Quick Links :Top 100 TV Celebrities | Top 100 Bollywood Celebs | About Us | Contact Us | Advertise | Forum Index