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Cannes 2016: ‘Sarbjit’ wins heart’s at Cannes


(FromL) Indian producers Jackky Bhagnani and Honey Bhagnani, director Omung Kumar, actresses Aishwarya Rai and Richa Chadha and producer Bhushan Kumar pose as they arrive on May 15, 2016 for the screening of the film "Mal de Pierres (From the Land of the Moon)" at the 69th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. / AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI

Omung Kumar’s SARBJIT, which is going to be released this Friday, recently held a screening of the film at the 69th Festival de Cannes. The film’s leading lady Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who slayed the red carpet with her fashion sense, walked along with co-star Richa Chadha, director Omung Kumar, producer Bhushan Kumar, Deepshikha Deshmukh and Jackky Bhagnani.

A source present at the screening informs that audiences where highly impressed by the outstanding acting and powerful storyline. It was overheard that many felt this film surely has the potential to receive enormous awards and acknowledgments.

The fans were speechless and mesmerised by the amazing performances all the actors have portrayed. Adding further the source says, as soon as the screening got over many fans appreciated the lead cast on social media platform and expressed that they would definitely watch it again.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s de-glam avatar and breath-taking performance was the talk of the town. Going gaga over the actress performance, fans even stated that this would be one of the best performances of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and the lady surely deserves to be recognised for her immense dedication.

Director Omung Kumar also garnered high remarks for his amazing direction and choice of perfect star cast. Come Friday, it remains to be seen if audiences nationwide welcome the film with similar reactions.