"Billa" selected for Cannes festival

May 3, 2008 PVS


Ajith-starrer "Billa", an action entertainer which has received rave reviews, has been selected the Cannes film festival.


It will be screened on May 18 in the non-competitive section.


Vishnuvardhan directed the film which is the modern version of the 1980 super-hit "Billa" featuring Rajinikanth.


Released towards end of 2007, the modern, Hollywood-style "Billa" was filmed entirely in Malaysia. It turned out to be a trend setter for commercial cinema in Tamil.


Ananda Suresh, the producer, feels it is a great honor that a Tamil film like Billa has been invited for the most prestigious film festival in the world.


He says that Vishnuvardhan, the stylish make-maker, Ajith and the entire team of Billa made it with a lot of passion.



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