~ Sicario, Legend, The Program, Equals, Demolition, The Idol, About Ray, Youth and Trumbo to be screened at TIFF PVR Pictures banner~
New Delhi: 9th September, 2015: Referred to the Mecca of cinema by the film aficionados, Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)this year will screen nine films from the PVR Pictures amongst the other critically acclaimed international films. The movies which PVR Pictures, the motion picture arm of PVR Ltd, unveils at this most influential festival includes: ‘Sicario’, ‘Legend’, ‘The Program’, ‘ Equals’, ‘Demolition’, ‘The Idol’, ‘About Ray’ (Three Generations), ‘Youth’ and ‘Trumbo’. These movies would be released in India over the course of next few months.
PVR has always been pro-active in getting the best content for the movie connoisseurs. From bringing Oscar nominated films to producing independent movies; PVR has left no stone unturned to provide a wide spectrum of content to the discerning audience. The versatile genres of these films range from action, horror, comedy & drama, catering to varied section of movie enthusiasts at the festival.
Mr Sanjeev Kumar, Joint Managing Director, PVR Limited stated, “The Toronto International Film Festival is definitely a great platform to showcase the success story of PVR Pictures to the world. We are honoured and delighted to unveil the best work of PVR Pictures at such a grand platform. We are hopeful that the movies would be appreciated by the audiences worldwide.”
Adding further, Mr Sanjeev Kumar, said, “In the past couple of years PVR Pictures has emerged as an extremely important business for PVR group. Today PVR Pictures is the largest independent studio for Hollywood films in India with partners like Lions Gate, Annapurna, Lotus, FilmNation, StudioCanal, IM Global, Weinstein, Sierra Affinity. TIFF is yet another platform which will showcase the success story of PVR Pictures to the world.”
The Toronto International Film Festival has become the launching pad for the best of international, Hollywood and Canadian cinema, and is recognized worldwide amongst the most important film festivals. The 40th edition of the festival kicks off on 10th and run for ten good days till 20th September, 2015.