You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Salman Khan's 'Sultan' to compete at Shanghai film fest

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

Wrestling drama "Sultan", starring and Anushka Sharma, has been shortlisted to compete in one of the categories at the this June.

"Sultan" has been selected in the Action Movie Week section where awards are given by the combined means of judge assessment and audience vote.

"As a film, 'Sultan' is a home grown story of a fighter and an underdog rooted in our country's soil. The film's action reflects this and has won popular opinion over in

"That China, a nation with a proud legacy of cinema and a priceless heritage of classic action and martial arts, has found it suitable to feature in an action competition section is huge gratification to us. We are excited and proud to be part of International Film Festival," director Ali Abbas Zafar said.

"Sultan" has also been screened at the prestigious Busan and the of (IFFI) in Goa.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, June 15 2017. 17:02 IST