Ladakh is hosting its first edition of the Himalayan Film Festival 2021 (THFF) from September 24 to 28 in the capital city, Leh. It celebrates Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, commemorating 75 years of Indian Independence, reported the news agency, ANI. The five-day festival aims to create an interactive and exposure platform in order to promote aspiring local filmmakers and to showcase Ladakh as an attractive film destination. According to the report, Vishnuvardhan directorial Shershaah featuring Sidharth Malhotra will be the opening film. Read on to know more.
Shershaah to be the opening film at THFF
Amazon Prime’s original film Shershaah featuring Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani shall be the opening film, while Ladakhi film, Shepherdess of the Glaciers, helmed by Christiane Mordelet and Stenzin Dorjai shall be the closing film. Shershaah will be screened in the auditorium at the Sindhu Sanskriti Kendra and in Picturetime’s (A cinema theatre company that has launched the…