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The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne Awards Night promises to be an unforgettable evening, featuring a star-studded guest list of India’s biggest names, acclaimed filmmakers and local and international celebrities.

Some of the most acclaimed names in Indian cinema will walk the red carpet in the heart of Melbourne. Highly anticipated guests include Kartik Aaryan, Bhumi Pednekar, Rani Mukerji, Shabana Azmi, Mrunal Thakur, Karan Johar, and Saiyami Kher. Check out the full guest list on the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne website and stay tuned for more announcements.

IFFM Guests

Rithvik Dhanjani is back with all his energy and charm to host this spectacular evening and entertain you in between the award reveals and exciting performances. Awards night will be an evening of entertainment and heartfelt celebration, filled with live dance and music performances and a celebration of the joy and power of cinema.

Luminaries of the film world gather to honour the best of Indian and subcontinent cinema, paying tribute to the incredible contribution of their peers for the first time at Melbourne’s glamorous Hamer Hall. Judged by highly respected local and international experts bringing their own unique perspectives and expertise to the award selection.

From dazzling performances to breathtaking stories, this event promises to showcase the best entertainment and celebration of Indian cinema.

“‘Worth the wait’: Stars light up Indian Film Festival of Melbourne’s night of nights.” — SBS