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Jeetendra's 'Caravan' to be screened in China fest

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Veteran and starrer "Caravan" will be screened at the upcoming Island International Film Festival (HIIFF) in

The 1971 Bollywood classic will be shown under the category of 2019 Spring screening Gems of - Spotlight on

Happy about the screening, said in a statement: "I am honoured to know that 'Caravan' movie has been chosen by committee to be screened on the day of opening ceremony in the festival.

"This is the great initiative which will enrich and promote the cultural exchanges between and "

Directed by the legendary filmmaker Nasir Hussain, "Caravan" was a thriller which also starred in a pivotal role.

The film was released in later and its music by the "Mozart of Bollywood", R.D. Burman become very popular then, read a statement.

Founder of the Beijing-based China Film Society (ICFS), Kishor Jawade said: "It is a tribute to by specially screening of 'Caravan' by HIIFF and ICFS."

Nitin Sharma, International head of events, ICFS, termed the screening as an "absolute honour and a proud moment for Bollywood".

The festival will be held from March 23 to April 16 in the city of on the Island.

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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 13:06 IST
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