An outdoor screening of hit Bollywood film; Kuch Kuch Hota Hai will showcase across Leicester, London and Birmingham, three of the UK’s most diverse cities for the first time this August!
The free screenings, which are expected to attract over 6,000 people, will kick start in Leicester at Cossington Park on Saturday 10thAugust, followed by Boxpark Wembley in London on Sunday 25thAugust. The event will then conclude on Saturday 31stAugust at Bullring & Grand Central in Birmingham.
Renowned Bollywood film; Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, specially selected for the event, was released 21 years ago and raked in approximately 1.7 Billion rupees. Suitable for a wide range of audiences, the vibrant smash hit film tells the love story of two college friends, Rahul and Anjeli played by iconic Bollywood stars, Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.
Prior to each screening, viewers can enjoy show-stopping dance performances by local students from each city, as well as sample delicious food from a variety of local vendors.
The outdoor cinema event is sponsored by Sony Entertainment Television, and is in partnership with Boxpark Wembley, Bullring & Grand Central and Birmingham Hippodrome, as well as radio partner, Sunrise Radio.
Jiten Anand, Director of An Indian Summer, said: “This year’s outdoor cinema is incredibly exciting because it’s never been done on this scale before. We see the event as a big step forward with what An Indian Summer will be producing in the future, in terms of pioneering work across the UK. We are also looking forward to sharing our Bollywood outdoor cinema with new national audiences.”
Cossington Park, Leicester:Saturday 10thAugust – 8:30pm
Boxpark Wembley, London:Sunday 25thAugust – 6:30pm
Bullring & Grand Central, Birmingham:Saturday 31stAugust – 4:30pm