One of the most successful directors of Bollywood, Rajkumar Hirani has been selected as Jury President for this year's Malaysia Golden Global Awards, which will bring the curtain down on the third edition of Malaysia International Film Festival (MIFFest) on July 20, 2019.
Hirani, the filmmaker who has had a 100 per cent track record in the industry, will be joined on the jury panel by South Korean cinematographer Kim Hyung-Koo (Memories of Murder), Hong Kong actress Cecilia Yip (This Thing Called Love), Indonesian director Joko Anwar (Satan’s Slaves) and Malaysian filmmaker Ho Yuhang (Mrs.K)
With the films like Munna Bhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, 3 Idiots, PK, Sanju, Hirani is definitely one name who has taken India on the global map for cinema. Receiving accolades for his recent movie Sanju, Rajkumar has received appreciation from all across the country for the cinema that the director envisioned.
MIFFest was established in the year 2017 with the remit of screening international films to the domestic Malaysian audience while also promoting the country’s rising filmmaking talent and has become a ground where India is leading the list of jury panelists with Hirani as the frontrunner this year.
- Rani Bohra