Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, along with her co-star Randeep Hooda and director Imtiaz Ali, are all set to take their upcoming drama thriller film ‘Highway’ to Berlin.
Alia Bhatt tweeted, “On my way to Berlin for the #Berlinale2014 !!!! Will catch some much needed sleep on the plane.. Wohoo team #Highway !!!”
‘Highway’ has been selected to screen at the Berlin film Festival, which started on February 6 and ,will continue till February 16. ‘Highway’ will have its world premiere in the festival’s Panorama section.
The ‘Highway’ team has been promoting the film across India for the past couple of weeks.
Alia Bhatt’s proud father and director Mahesh Bhatt, tweeted, “All art and all cinema of rebellion is intended to ignite rage against the oppressor. I’m certain Imtiaz Ali’s HIGHWAY will do that!!”
Imitaz Ali, who was surprised by the selection had said: “I felt that only efficient and creative filmmakers like Anurag Kashyap can go to film festivals and to these glamorous cities. This is the first time that a film of mine has been invited to a festival,” said Imtiaz, who has previously directed films like “Jab We Met”, “Love Aj Kal” and “Rockstar.”
‘Highway’ will hit theatres on February 21.