Sasural Simar Ka's popular jodi
(Roli) and Manish Raisinghani's (Sid) short film, Ankahee Baatein,
was officially selected in the short film category at the Cannes
Film Festival and the couple recently launched their short
The short film stars Barkha Bisht opposite Manish. The movie is
directed by Manav Bhinder, and Avika is the creative director.
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Ankahee Baatein is the story of the couple who lives in Mumbai,
and how they lose their relationship because of lack of
Apparently, Avika and Manish also launched posters of two other
short films - Almost and When I Met Myself, at the film
Manish said in a statement that both films are super special for
them for two reasons. First, it is happening in Cannes; and second,
the super special people are launching this poster for them - Mohan
Kumar (Ambassador of India to France) and Lavanya Kumar (First
Secretary of Press, Information and Culture, Paris).
The event was also attended by Satyapaul (Protocol Officer of
the Indian Embassy), Suresh Sharma (attaché cultural Paris), Satish
Reddy (World News Network Managing Director) and others.
We had already reported that Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hai actress
Saumya Tandon is also at Cannes. Saumya is an entrepreneur with a
venture titled 1018mb and intends to connect with the film
fraternity across the world at the Cannes Film Festival.
Last year, Bigg Boss 8 winner Gautam Gulati made it to Cannes.
The short film titled Darpok, directed by Rakesh Mehta, starring
Gauti was screened at the Cannes International Film Festival's
short film corner.