PM Modi's message after India is named 'Country of Honour' at Cannes 2022
In a special message to the Indian delegation walking the red carpet at Cannes later today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he was delighted about India’s participation at the festival. In a special note he highlighted how the 75th year of the festival also marks the 75th year of the diplomatic ties between India and France. India is the ‘country of honour’ at the Marche’ Du Films, also called the Cannes Film Market, which begins tonight. PM Modi said, “Rich heritage and cultural diversity are India’s strengths. We have a lot of stories to be explored. India possesses immense potential to become the content hub of the world. The Government of India remains steadfast in its efforts towards furthering ease of doing business in the film sector.” He also spoke about India being the ‘the largest film-producing country in the world.’ Watch this video for more details.