Movie ‘Mohenjo Daro’ selected as the closing film at the 69th Locarno International Film Festival


Mumbai, 13th July 2016:  Ashutosh Gowariker directed movie Mohenjo Daro is all set for his release.

Mohenjo Daro is action-romance extravaganza and have starcast Hrithik Roshan, Pooja Hegde and many others. The movie has been selected as the Closing Film on 13th August 2016 at the 69th Locarno International Film Festival which is scheduled to held from August 3 to 13, 2016.

The movie would be screened at the Piazza Grande, one of the finest open-air venues in the world.  It is directed by internationally acclaimed filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker, produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur and Sunita Gowariker.

“We are honored and humbled that Mohenjo Daro has been selected for screening at the Closing Night ceremony at Piazza Grande section of prestigious festival. We are extremely thrilled that the film will be showcased to the European audience as part of the Closing Day gala,” says Amrita Pandey, Vice President – Studios, Disney India.

“I am extremely happy to know that the Locarno Film Festival has selected Mohenjo Daro as their Closing Film at the Piazza Grande! When Lagaan was screened at the same Piazza, on a giant screen, one of the biggest in the world, it was an out-of-the-world experience to see an audience of 8000 plus of different nationalities, applaud the film. I am excitedly looking forward to Locarno this time with Mohenjo Daro,” says director Ashutosh Gowariker.