Big Pictures to push 'Kites' internationally

MUMBAI: Big Pictures is gearing up to market its upcoming Hrithik Roshan starrer Kites to the international buyers, distributors and media during the upcoming Cannes Film Festival ‘09.

The company has purchased time slots to screen the Kites teaser on two digital screens adjacent to the red carpet entrance of the Palais for the entire duration of the festival. This is the first time an Indian studio will publicise its film on that screen.

Produced by Rakesh Roshan‘s Filmkraft and directed by Anurag Basu, Kites also stars Barbara Mori, Kangana Ranuat, Nick Brown and Kabir Bedi. The movie will release in the last quarter of the year.

Additionally, Big Pictures will market and publicise its art house film slate. It‘s international distribution team has lined up meetings with officials from Fox, Sony, Paramount, Disney, Warner, Universal and Lionsgate amongst others in order to explore business propositions, the company said in a release.

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