The 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) announced that one of the most renowned Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan will be honoured at this year’s festival, recognizing his exceptional contributions to Indian cinema. Kartik Aaryan has no doubt solidified his position as a favorite at the box office and rose to become one of the biggest stars in Indian cinema.
As a testament to his excellence, Kartik Aaryan will be honored with the Rising Global Superstar of Indian Cinema award at the annual awards Gala night on August 11th, 2023. This award will be presented by the esteemed Governor of Victoria, appreciating Kartik’s remarkable achievements and his impact on the world of Indian cinema.
IFFM has now become the premier Indian film festival outside the Indian subcontinent, and uniquely, it enjoys the backing of the government of another country. This festival celebrates the richness of Indian cinema, showcasing the talent and creativity of Indian filmmakers and actors to a global level audience.
Kartik Aaryan’s achievements in a string of blockbuster films has catapulted him to be in the limelight of the industry and has made him the perfect choice for this prestigious celebration. With each project, he has awed audiences as well as critics, demonstrating his versatility as an actor and his ability to connect with viewers.
In addition to the award ceremony, Kartik Aaryan will engage in an in-depth conversation with renowned film reviewer, Rajeev Masand. The discussion will delve into his incredible journey, from humble beginnings to becoming a top-tier actor at the box office. Audiences expect fascinating insights into his exponential growth and also about the challenges he has overcome to attain his current stature.
In addition, the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, as part of the celebration, will showcase multiple screenings of Kartik Aaryan’s films, allowing attendees to relish his exceptional performances on the big screen. The lineup will include his recent successes- “Satyaprem Ki Katha” and blockbuster “Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2,” which emerged as the biggest Hindi film of 2022.
Speaking of his participation, Kartik stated, “I am deeply honored and grateful to the Victorian Government and the festival for this prestigious award and humbled to be celebrated at the 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne. It is a tremendous privilege to receive this recognition for my work in Indian cinema. I have always believed in the power of storytelling and the ability of films to touch hearts and inspire minds. I look forward to celebrating the magic of cinema together.”
Commenting on this, the festival director, Mitu Bhowmick Lange said, “We are thrilled to celebrate Kartik Aaryan at the 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne. He is much loved world wide esp in Australia and the diversity of his performances is very admirable. His contributions to Indian cinema in young generation have been exceptional. We are excited to honour him with the Rising Global Superstar Of Indian Cinema award and looking forward to host him at the event.”
The 14th Indian Film Festival of Melbourne will take place from August 11 to August 20, 2023. The festival promises to be a spectacular celebration of Indian cinema and culture which will offer over 100 films in 20 languages, discussions, and events for film enthusiasts and the wider community.