Panaji: Yesteryear actor Randhir Kapoor will be felicitated during the seventh annual South Asian Film Festival (SAFF) to be held in Goa from October 25-28.

SAFF organisers stated that Kapoor would be felicitated on October 25 when the festival begins here.

Member of Parliament and SAFF's steering committee member Tariq Anwar will inaugurate the festival, which will showcase over 40 films from South Asian countries, the organisers said.

Some of the finest classics of Indian cinema like 'Aag', 'Raja Harishchandra', 'Jamai Babu', 'Kaliya Mardan' among others would be screened during the event.

Films from South Asian countries including 'Hot Days of Torkhan' (Afghanistan), 'Amar Bondhu Rashed' (Bangladesh), 'Seday' (Bhutan), 'Insaaf' (Maldives), 'Diyalee' (Nepal), 'A garden in Shigar and All that Jazz (Pakistan) and Nildiya Yahana (Sri Lanka) would also be screened at the festival.

SAFF will also celebrate the journey of 100 years of Indian Cinema, they said.


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