3rd Indywood Film Carnival at Hyderabad witnesses overwhelming response
travelnews digest - on December 9, 2017
Film studio, Ramoji Film City played host to the 3rd Edition of the Indywood Film Carnival 2017, from December 1-4 which was attended by thousands of filmmakers and celebrities from over 100 countries. The four-day carnival witnessed 50,000 footfalls, 5,000 trade delegates, more than 500 investors, 300 exhibitors and 2,500 plus talents from across the country. Renowned film stars, leading technicians and eminent personalities from various walks of life attended the four-day event of Indywood Film Carnival.
The Indywood Film Carnival aims at integrating the entire Indian regional film industry under one umbrella as a single structured industry to overtake Hollywood within the next five years, with an investment of INR 70,000 crores by a consortium of 2,000 Indian corporate and billionaires under the guidance of KPMG.
UAE-based NRI industrialist Sohan Roy spearheads Project Indywood which is being promoted by 2,000 Indian billionaires. Roy who is also the Chairman and CEO of UAE- based Aries Group aims at initiating 10,000 new 4K projection multiplex screens, 100,000 2K/4K projection home cinemas, 8K/4K film studios, 100 animation/VFX studios and film schools conforming to international standards.
The inaugural was followed by the launch of Indian Billionaires Club and prominent NRI entrepreneurs were honoured with prestigious Pravasi Ratna Award for business excellence.
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