Shah Rukh Khan awarded Excellence in Cinema award at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne
Indian Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan was felicitated with ‘Excellence in Cinema’ honour at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2019. He was felicitated at iconic Palais Theatre in Melbourne, which is one of city’s heritage landmarks.
Shah Rukh Khan was also the chief guest at IIFM.
He was presented with the award by Linda Dessau, who is 1st female Governor of State of Victoria.
Festival paid tribute to actor’s continuous contribution to cinema and popular culture in India with award.
Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM)
The festival will take place in between August 8 and August 15 and is organized by Victorian government, Australia.
The year 2019 marks 10th edition of the festival in the cultural city of Australia.
IIFM 2019 was celebrated with its central theme as “courage”.
During the festival more than 60 films from all across India and subcontinent in over 22 languages will be screened.