BIG Pictures to screen 3 films at Dubai International Film Fest

MUMBAI: Three films from Reliance BIG Pictures will go for the 6th Dubai International Film Festival. The films that have been selected are Well Done Abba, Kutty Srank and Janala.


The festival will be held in Dubai from 9 – 16 December, 2009. The directors and principal cast of the three films will be in Dubai for the screenings.

Hindi film Well Done Abba is competing in the Muhr Asia Africa Section alongside 14 other films. Actors Boman Irani, Minissha Lamba and Sameer Sattani will be present at the festival.  The film is being screened on 11 and 12 December.

Malayam film Kutty Srank is being screened in the Celebration of Indian Cinema Section and director Shaji N Karun along with actor Mammootty will attend the festival. The film is being screened on 11 and 13 December.


Bengali film Janala is being screened in Cinema of Asia Africa section where director Buddhadeb Dasgupta and lead actor Indraneil Sengupta will be represent the film. The film is being screened on 12 and 14 December.

Reliance BIG Pictures COO Mahesh Ramanathan, "It’s a great way to round off the year. The worldwide release of Paa and 3 Idiots and these festival selections add luster to a successful year where Reliance Big Pictures have made the world take notice of the talent and growing reach of filmmakers from India."


The three films will release theatrically in 2010.