Ektaa R Kapoor is known to try innovative ideas and make path-breaking and bold films. The filmmaker is often called ‘Content Czarina’ and has always encouraged female-centric cinema. Her films have been ahead of time like Love Sex Aur Dhokaa. Now with her next, Thank You For Coming, she is set to take her craft international.
Ektaa R Kapoor leaves for Thank You For Coming premiere at TIFF
Ektaa left for the Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday for the world premiere of Thank You For Coming. It is the only Indian film to have a gala premiere this year at the prestigious event. Her wide spectrum of content has made her a prominent figure in the industry. Even in today’s times, Ektaa continues backing such stories. Holding many achievements in her impressive career already, Ektaa has added another feather to her cinematic journey.
Thank You For Coming talks about self-love, and intimacy and the film features an ensemble female cast. It includes Bhumi Pednekar, Shibani Bedi, Shehnaaz Gill, Dolly Singh and Kusha Kapila. The cast will eventually join Ektaa for the grand gala screening of the film. Alongside Ektaa, Rhea Kapoor and Anil Kapoor are the co-producers on Thank You For Coming , while Karan Boolani is the director.
Ektaa to receive an International Emmy
Ektaa R Kapoor has been a flag hoister of intent-driven stories. She has always been a pillar to the creative storytellers. With Thank You For Coming, she is gearing up to present another entertaining way of storytelling to the world. The selection of her film in the Toronto International Film Festival shows the value of the content she is giving. This is truly a global achievement for Ektaa R Kapoor. The film will represent her content presenting sensibility on international standards.
Besides this, Ektaa has made a spot in the Forbes and Fortune List. She is also adding another feather to her cap as she will be getting an award at the International Emmy Awards. She will be receiving the title of 2023 Directorate Award at the 51st International Emmy Awards Gala.
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