The South Indian film industry is planning to take an off for a
week in order to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema. From
September 18 to 24, all stars and technicians from all four
languages will be off shoot and they will be part of the
The event will be organised by South Indian Film Chamber Of
Commerce (SIFCC) at Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor stadium, Chennai.
Talking about the event, Honrary secretary of SIFCC, L Suresh said,
“We have planned cultural shows for the four industries. Artists
and technicians need to have atleast two to three days of reharsal
and they'll have to come to Chennai from other states.”
The President of India and Chief Ministers of Tamil Nadu, Andhra
Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala have been invited to grace the
“We are also requesting the theatre owners to screen the
classics of 1940s, 50s and 60s, of all the four language, through
out the week,” Suresh added. SIFCC is planning to hold an
exhibition, discussion and contests on film theme.