There is just a week left for the biggest movie carnival of India, the Mumbai International Film Festival. The 21st edition of the Jio MAMI International Film Festival is happening from 18th October to 24th October across various venues in Mumbai. A Movie Mela took place yesterday which is more of a curtain-raiser of the festival.
This year's Movie Mela consists of four major events. The first one will be the Take 5 with Deepika Padukone, hosted by renowned critics Rajeev Masand and Anupama Chopra. There was also an interactive session with Karan Johar called 'The Big Talk With Karan Johar.' Kareena Kapoor and Alia Bhatt attended the session.
Then there was a director's round table called 'In The Directors Locker Room' which consists of renowned filmmakers Meghna Gulzar, Amit Sharma, Amar Kaushik, Sriram Raghavan, and Siddharth Anand. There was also a 'Ring in the Next Generation' session which explored the stories of newcomers Ananya Pandey, Janhvi Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur, Radhika Madan, Abhimanyu Dassani. All the Bollywood fanatics attended all these sessions and made it a big hit.