Max 2 celebrates evergreen Indian cinema

MUMBAI: Bringing alive the magic of great Indian cinema, MAX 2 is all set to get evergreen films to its viewers that are fresh and enjoyable to watch. With a differentiated brand positioning of ‘Jab dekho tab naya’, it will showcase iconic films that have an eternal appeal.


With a rich selection of plots, dialogues, characters and music, the channel will handpick films for its viewers that will never cease to delight.  Moreover, MAX 2 seeks to establish an emotional connect with viewers through an appreciation and understanding of great Indian cinema.


The objective of the channel is to not only cater to the needs of millions of Indian audiences who appreciate rich Indian cinema but also to inspire newer audiences to recognise and admire what went into creating such magnificent cinema.


On the programming front, a fresh spin has been given to the movie wrap around programming called ‘Take 2’. Detailed research has been put into gathering authentic and never heard before movie trivia to make it relevant and appealing across generations.


This short format programming will also draw a parallel between these iconic films and current consumer trends to make it appealing to the younger movie audience. ‘Sitaare’, another short format interstitial will be presented as mini biography. Featuring superstars of Indian cinema, these interstitial will take the viewers through an unseen, unknown and magical journey of their life. These will be presented in motion comic’s style making it contemporary, unique, visually appealing and relatable to the current generation of movie lovers.


Sony Max EVP and business head Neeraj Vyas believes that no matter what day and age, great stories, legends and music has eternal appeal. “MAX 2 has been conceptualised as a contemporary place for great Indian cinema. It attempts to give that due pedestal to great Indian cinema.”

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