The much-awaited Shah Rukh Khan-Kajol film My Name is Khan (MNIK) has been selected to screen at the 60th annual Berlin International Film Festival, it was announced today by festival organizers. Directed by Karan Johar and set in the United States, MNIK will screen at one of the oldest and most respected film festivals in the world and in a country that has a growing appetite for Indian cinema.
The Berlin International Film Festival runs from February 11 to 21, 2010 and will host premieres from top filmmakers from dozens of countries including the world premiere of Martin Scorsese’s next film Shutter Island starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Both Johar and Scorsese will be debuting their fourth feature films with actors Khan and DiCaprio, respectively.
My Name is Khan will be released in theaters worldwide on February 12 on Valentine’s Day weekend.
To read more about the prestigious festival visit the official festival site.