Film stars enthrall audiences during Chandigarh Music and Film Festival CMFF 2023

 Film stars enthrall audiences during Chandigarh Music and Film Festival CMFF 2023


Renowned filmmakers and artists from the Hindi and Punjabi film industries participated in the three-day festival being organized by Chandigarh Welfare Trust (CWT) in association with Chandigarh University (CU) from May 7 to 9.

Chandigarh Music and Film Festival CMFF 2023

The opening ceremony of the third edition of this festival, on Sunday (May 7) was a star-studded event, that was also attended by Satnam Singh Sandhu, founder of Chandigarh Welfare Trust (CWT) and chancellor of Chandigarh University (CU). The festival aimed to project Chandigarh as a hub of the entertainment industry in north India and advocate the need for a film city here. The second day of the festival (Monday) saw talk shows of renowned artists and film screenings at the CU campus.


The star-studded event saw the participation of big names such as Rakul Preet Singh, a Bollywood Actress; Yashpal Sharma, a Hindi and Punjabi film actor, and theatre Artist; Rajendra Gupta, Actor, and Director; Vinay Pathak, Theatre and Film Actor; Gavie Chahal, Hindi, and Punjabi Actor; Rakesh Bedi, Actor; Ketan Anand, Film Director; Binnu Dhillon, Punjabi actor; Shamsher Sandhu, Lyricist; Sachin Ahuja, music producer, and composer; Charanjit Ahuja, Music Artist; Bal Mukand Sharma, Actor; Ratan Aulakh, Actor; Manjeet Nikki, Singer; Kiran Kaur, Singer; and B.B Verma, scriptwriter.


The renowned artists echoed that Chandigarh, due to its unique location and aspiring talent in the region, should have its film city that will create a platform for aspiring artists and will create more jobs. The city has all the ingredients that can be showcased through films.