Young and promising music director Anirudh Ravidhander has been chosen at the ‘Best Youth Icon’ and would be felicitated at the 11th edition of the Chennai International Film Festival to be held in Chennai from 12-19 December.
Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan and Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan would be jointly inaugurating the Film Festival, an annual edition now, on the morning of 12th December. As many as 150 films from more than 50 participating countries are to be screened at the 8-day long Festival.
Actors, actress, technicians, music directors and film-makers from Kollywood and other language industries in India besides from foregin countries are expected to take part in the Festival, making it a grand affair. The Festival would also have an exclusive ‘best Tamil film’ category.
Anirudh Ravichander, upcoming music director, has been chosen as the ‘Best Youth Icon’ and would be formally presented the honour during the Festival. Bollywood’s Amitabh Bachchan, voted as the ‘superstar of the millennium’ by online voters a few years back, would take part in the concluding day’s ceremony on 19th and would give away the awards.