Assamese Producer’s Film “Kooki” Shines at Cannes, Garnering Global Acclaim

Guwahati, 22nd May: “Kooki,” a Bollywood Hindi film produced in Assam, achieved a significant milestone by being screened at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival (Du Film De Cannes). The screening occurred at the Palais H auditorium at 11:30 PM local time on Tuesday, drawing film enthusiasts and distributors from various countries who praised the film’s compelling narrative and execution.

Producer Dr. Junmoni Devi Khaund and actress Ritisha Khaund attended the festival, engaging in meaningful discussions with the audience. The film’s profound impact resonated globally, with countries such as France and Morocco expressing interest in releasing “Kooki” in their theaters.

Ritisha Khaund’s performance received accolades from several directors and filmmakers present at the screening, highlighting her exceptional talent.

“I am thankful to the Almighty that ‘Kooki’ has received so much love not only in my state and country but also globally. I must thank my director Pranab J. Deka, all actors, and the entire team who guided me through the process and made things easier for me,” expressed Dr. Junmoni Devi Khaund.

Set to release on June 28 in 100 cinema halls across India, “Kooki” delves into the sensitive topic of a rape victim’s journey, exploring the multiple stages and mental trauma she endures. As the release date approaches, anticipation and excitement are palpable among audiences and industry enthusiasts.

This film is poised to entertain and elevate the Assamese film industry, propelling it towards greater recognition and success on both regional and national stages.

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