Adipurush to have world premiere at Tribeca Festival in New York
Directed by Om Raut, the film stars Prabhas, Kriti Sanon, Saif Ali Khan
Adipurush, the upcoming multilingual film starring Prabhas in the lead role, will have a world premiere at the Tribeca Festival in New York on June 13, 2023, followed by a theatrical release worldwide on June 16.
Directed by Om Raut, the upcoming film is a rendition of Ramayana, and is backed by Bhushan Kumar
The Tribeca Festival, presented by OKX and founded by Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal, and Craig Hatkoff in 2001, aims to bring artists and diverse audiences together to celebrate storytelling in all its forms. Adipurush will be showcased in 3D format as a “Midnight Offering” at the festival.
Talking about this amazing feat director, Om Raut said in a statement, “Adipurush is not a film, it is an emotion, a sentiment! It is our vision of a story that resonates with the very spirit of India. When I learnt that Adipurush has been selected by the esteemed jury of one of the prestigious film festivals in the world that I always aspired to be at as a student! This very premiere at Tribeca Festival is truly surreal for me as well as the entire team as we get to showcase a story at global stage that has been very ingrained in our culture! We are truly thrilled and excited to see audiences reaction at the world premiere.”
Actor Prabhas mentioned, "I am honored that Adipurush will have its world premiere At The Tribeca Festival, New York. It's an absolute privilege to be a part of a project that mirrors the ethos of our nation. To see our Indian films, especially one that is so close to me, Adipurush, reach the global stage makes me extremely proud not only as an actor but as an Indian too. I look forward to seeing the audience response at Tribeca."
The film also stars Kriti Sanon, Saif Ali Khan, and Sunny Singh in pivotal roles.