The Cannes Film Festival 2022 is right here as celebrities all the world over have gathered on the French Riviera to attend one of the vital prestigious movie festivals on the planet. This yr’s version of Cannes has Indian celebrities together with Deepika Padukone, who can also be a member on the Cannes’ jury, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, R Madhavan, AR Rahman, Tamannaah Bhatia and Nawazuddin Siddiqui attending the pageant.
Actor Pooja Hegde is making her debut on the seventy fifth Cannes Film Festival. She was seen talking on the Indian Pavilion the place she mentioned and elaborated on how honoured she was to be given the chance to attend Cannes representing the wealthy tradition of India.
While addressing an occasion within the Indian Pavilion the place movie trade members like Tamannaah Bhatia, R Madhavan, Deepika Padukone, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, AR Rahman and Prasoon Joshi, together with others, had been all current, Hegde expressed her gratitude for the chance to attend the Cannes. Referring to Anurag Thakur, the Union Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs in addition to Information and Broadcasting, she mentioned, “It has always been a dream to work at Cannes and I think what’s amazing sir – thank you Anurag sir for making this happen – is that I have not come with a brand but I have come with brand India. I have come as a representative for India. There cannot be a bigger honour for me to be very honest, to come as an Indian actor celebrating Indian cinema.”
It’s all the time been a dream to stroll at #Cannes. I’ve not include a model however I’ve include Brand India🇮🇳. I’ve come as an Indian actor celebrating Indian Cinema🎞️
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Alluding to a earlier assertion by Prasoon Joshi, Hegde talked about, “We have many stories in India.” Taking the instance of famend filmmaker, Satyajit Ray, Hegde continued, “What the West loves about India is Satyajit Ray sir’s films, whether it is the Apu series or whether it is a film like ‘Nayak’ which is about a hero and his personal struggle and it has just been shot so beautifully. It’s got so much skill, so much craft and we have that talent in India, we have it. We just need to stop aping the West and we need to embrace our personal stories whether it is ‘Charulata’. These are like films that are from India which have been celebrated across the globe.”
Hegde additionally talked about the extremely expert Indian music composer and singer, AR Rahman and actor, Nawazuddin Siddiqui for his or her contributions to Indian cinema and their efforts that positioned the nation on the map. Hegde additionally paid homage to the late actor, Irrfan Khan. She mentioned, “Rahman sir, you have put India on the map. Nawaz sir, you are doing amazing work whether it is working with the West or like, if Irrfan sir was not here today, who also kind of put India on the map.” The actress completed her assertion by saying, “So I just feel like we should stop aping the West.”