Shah Rukh Khan to be the chief guest at 10th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne
Shah Rukh Khan has been invited by the government of Victoria as the chief guest for 10th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne. The tenth edition of the festival will be held in Cultural City from August 8 to August 17.
Shah Rukh Khan said that he feels very happy and honoured to be invited by the Victorian Government as a chief guest.
Managed by the Victorian Government of Australia, the theme for this year's festival is 'courage'.
"I am particularly happy with this year's theme 'courage'. Courage is feeling that resonates with the storytellers who actually have the potential to change society and the world," said Shah Rukh."An industry of this magnitude and diversity deserve to be celebrated with enthusiasm and fervour and this is what the Festival embodies," Shah Rukh added.
"I have good memories of shooting 'Chak De! India' in Melbourne and I am keen to celebrate Indian cinema again this time," said the SRK.