Lage Raho Munnabhai, Eklavya go to Cannes


MUMBAI: Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s Lage Raho Munnabhai will be screened in the ‘Les Cinemas du Monde’ sectionM which screens the best of world cinema at the Cannes film festival on 19 May 2007.

The ‘Tous les Cinemas du Monde’ section aims to illustrate the vitality and diversity of cinema throughout the world, the dynamism of its young creative talent and the involvement of its institutions in promoting international cinema.

Along with Lage Raho Munnabhai, Chopra’s own directorial venture Eklavya – The Royal Guard will also be screened at Cannes on 24 May in the market section.

Eklavya is all set for an art house release in the US this summer.