Seven unmissable reasons to attend BookMyShow’s Red Lorry Film Festival

Seven unmissable reasons to attend BookMyShow’s Red Lorry Film Festival

It’ll have over 100 titles from world cinema to blockbuster premieres.


Mumbai: With less than a week to go, the anticipation for BookMyShow’s Red Lorry Film Festival, curated by BookMyShow, is reaching its peak! This cinematic extravaganza promises a delightful journey through a collection of captivating films, ranging from heartwarming dramas to spine-tingling thrillers and more. As the countdown clock ticks away, cinephiles are gearing up to immerse themselves in a world of storytelling magic!

BookMyShow, India’s leading entertainment destination introduced Red Lorry Film Festival, a curated cinematic universe featuring the finest content from across the globe, all under one roof from 5 to 7 April 2024 at state-of-the-art cinemas Maison INOX at Jio World Plaza and Maison PVR at Jio World Drive, Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC), Mumbai. From discovering hidden gems to experiencing acclaimed masterpieces on the big screen, this film festival tinted weekend is a paradise for every movie enthusiast.

Here are seven irresistible reasons why you shouldn't miss out on this cinematic extravaganza:

1.  Centrepiece-spotlight at the BKC Haveli: After making waves around the globe, 'Lord Curzon Ki Haveli' comes for a silver screen Indian premiere as the 'Centrepiece-Spotlight' film at BookMyShow's Red Lorry Film Festival. The black-comedy thriller has in lead roles Emmy Nominee Arjun Mathur, the queen of OTT Rasika Dugal, the Marvel girl Zoha Rahman who starred in ‘Spiderman: Far From Home’, along with Paresh Pahuja who grew to fame after ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’, Tanmay Dhanania known for his roles in ‘Brahman-Naman’ and ‘Rapist’ with the legendary Garrick Hagon from ‘Mission Impossible’ and ‘Indiana Jones’ - a dream cast which has been garnering rave reviews.

2.  Big screen debut for TV series: Witness history in the making as Red Lorry Film Festival becomes the first to showcase TV series on the grandeur of the big screen! Dive into the drama, suspense and mystery catching Scandinavian, British, German among others - shows like never before with the screening of the first two episodes. Look out for ‘Oxen’, ‘Davos 1917’, ‘Captivated’, ‘Power Play’ and more!

3.  Exclusive premieres galore: Dive into a treasure trove of exclusive premieres that you won’t find anywhere else. Buckle up for a rollercoaster ride of exclusive premieres at Red Lorry Film Festival! From gripping dramas like the dystopian America in ‘Civil War’ and hair-raising ‘Immaculate’ to heartwarming tales such as ‘Wicked Little Letters’, ‘Cottontail’ and ‘Sidonie In Japan’, courtroom drama ‘The Goldman Case’, the famous ‘Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire’, gut-wrenching true stories ‘Shoshana’ and ‘One Life’, the festival promises a diverse array of premieres that will leave you on the edge of your seat.

4.  Fresh premieres from global festivals: Be the trendsetter by catching the latest and greatest titles fresh from international festivals like the acclaimed Berlinale including titles like ‘Amal’, ‘Last Swim’, ‘Black Tea’. BookMyShow’s Red Lorry Film Festival showcases these exclusive premieres that are hot off the reels, offering a sneak peek into the future of cinema. Experience the buzz and excitement of international premieres right here in India, bringing you cutting-edge storytelling and cinematic brilliance.

5.  Interact With The Stellar Cast: Rub shoulders with cast members and delve into in-depth conversations with the director of ‘Berlin’ Atul Sabharwal and the prolific Rahul Bose followed by a chat with actors Aparshakti Khurana, Ishwak Singh after the screening on Friday, 5 April at 5:15 pm. Join the star cast of Anshuman Jha’s directorial debut ‘Lord Curzon Ki Haveli’ – Arjun Mathur, Rasika Dugal and Paresh Pahuja on Saturday, 6 April at 6 pm as well as Vipin Mishra – the man behind the eight-part series ‘Folkroad’ on Sunday, 7 April at 6 pm for an engaging Q&A session before their screenings. From exclusive panel discussions to behind-the-scenes insights, it's a star-studded affair!

6.  Dive deep into the art of filmmaking: Sign up for exclusive workshop with esteemed film critic Baradwaj Rangan that promise to enrich your cinematic experience on Friday, 5 April from 3 – 4 pm. Learn about the various lenses you can watch a film from and redefine your cinematic experience for a lifetime!

7.  100 shades of cinema: With a plethora of options at your fingertips, don't forget to book your slots in advance to explore over 100 captivating titles spanning genres and themes. Whether you're into heartwarming dramas or pulse-pounding thrillers, there's a reeling adventure waiting for you!

As the curtains rise on Red Lorry Film Festival, movie lovers are in for a treat with a host of titles from across the world, promising to deliver thrills, chills, dark, teary and dreary delights. So, book your tickets here, mark your calendars and watch out for more. Starting at Rs 1499/- for a season ticket to all 3 days of the cinematic extravaganza, Red Lorry Film Festival is going to be one for the books!

As BigTree Entertainment Pvt. Ltd, the parent company of BookMyShow, commemorates a significant milestone of 25 years in reshaping India's entertainment landscape, its profound expertise, nuanced comprehension of audience preferences and spotlighting of the enduring and evolving tastes of Indian cinephiles have converged in a momentous celebration which was marked by the launch of the new intellectual property, Red Lorry Film Festival.