Eega is flying to Cannes. This Rajamouli directed blockbuster would be screened at Cannes Film Festival’s market wing (Marché du Film.) to attract international distributors. Eega will be screened here on May 20th. This is part of Indian Government’s drive to market Indian films on international arena. The 66th edition of Cannes Film Festival will run from May 15th to 26th.
Cannes will also be organizing special screening of ‘Bombay Talkies’ which is based on 100 years of Indian Cinema. Shobu Yarlagadda who earlier produced Maryada Ramanna and one of the producers of Baahubali will also be there. Shobhu tweeted “Going to attend Cannes Film Festival and the Film Market. First time going to any festival. Will check out what’s it all about! Excited!. We are also screening Eega in the Cannes Film Market (March Du Film) on the 20th!”