Open Air Screenings

A spread of popular films aimed at drawing the general public into the festival fold

Airlift

  • 2016
  • 124 mins
  • Colour

DirectorRaja Krishna Menon

LanguageHindi

CountryIndia

Airlift is a film that captures the story of the Indians stuck in Kuwait during the Iraq invasion, through the eyes of RanjitKatiyal and a few other characters. It revolves around their escape and how..... Read more

SHOLAY

  • 1975
  • 204 min
  • Colour

DirectorRamesh Sippy

LanguageHindi

CountryIndia

Jai and Veeru, two small-time crooks, are hired by Thakur Baldev Singh, a retired policeman, to help him nab Gabbar Singh, a notorious dacoit, who has spread havoc in the village of Ramgarh...... Read more

BAJIRAO MASTANI

  • 2015
  • 158 minutes
  • Colour

DirectorSanjay Leela Bhansali

LanguageHindi

CountryIndia

In this epic historical romance, twenty-year-old Bajirao is appointed to the post of Peshwa. Bajirao embarks on a campaign to expand the Maratha Empire and establish a Hindavi Swarajya. The Mughals la..... Read more

Magadheera

  • 2009
  • 166 min
  • Colour

DirectorS. S. Rajamouli

LanguageTelugu

CountryIndia

Harsha is falsely implicated for killing Indu's father and she too is kidnapped. But Harsha and Indu share a bond from a previous life, and when he realises this, he sets out to set things straight...... Read more

Sultan

  • 2016
  • 170 mins
  • Colour

DirectorAli Abbas Zafar

LanguageHindi

CountryIndia

Sultan is a story of Sultan Ali Khan - a local wrestling champion with the world at his feet as he dreams of representing India at the Olympics. It is a classic underdog tale about a wrestler's journe..... Read more

SAIRAT (सैराट) The Wild

  • 2016
  • 174 mins
  • Colour

DirectorNagraj Popatrao Manjule

LanguageMarathi

CountryIndia

Parsha is the cricket team captain and the brightest student in his year. He feels that the beautiful and confident Aarchi is out of his reach. But Aarchi likes the persistent, brave Parsha. How will..... Read more

Natsamrat - Asa Nat Hone Nahi

  • 2015
  • 165 mins
  • colour

DirectorMahesh V. Manjrekar

LanguageMarathi

CountryIndia

A Shakespearean tragedy, Natasamrat is an adaptation of the legendary play from Marathi theatre written by V. V. Shirwadkar. AppasahebBelwalkar, the reigning king of the stage has retired. When the ch..... Read more