In a rare honour for any studio in India, Fox Star Studios' two Hindi films released in 2013 so far will be featured at the 16th Shanghai International Film Festival (SIFF) in its international panorama section. With celebrated director Subhash Kapoor's Jolly LLB and debutant film maker Vishesh Bhatt's Murder 3 slated to be showcased between June 16 -June 23, Fox Star Studios' presence at SIFF will reflect the sheer versatility of Hindi cinema as it celebrates its 100 years.
The films will be part of the spectrum section of the international panorama section which also includes- Official Selection, Tribute to Masters, View China and Global Village. China's largest and one of Asia's biggest film festivals on the international circuit, the current edition of SIFF is expected to cater to more than 200,000 Chinese movie lovers apart from international visitors from across the globe.
Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios says, "We are mighty pleased to get an invitation from the Shanghai International Film Festival. Jolly LLB and Murder 3 are films that we are proud of and they are also representative of our commitment towards creating diverse and high content cinema- which while being massy and entertaining also pushes the envelope. For us, it's an honour that in the 100th year of Indian cinema, we have got a chance to showcase different strands of our cinema at a global platform."