Need arthouse theatres: Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan appreciated the efforts of ICAF, especially its founder and general secretary E Thangaraj, in bringing the Indian panorama and world cinema to the Chennai audience.

Speaking at the 11 the annual CIFF inauguration, Kamal Haasan, said, sometimes he wished the country had a chain of theatres that showcased films from different parts of the world and the country – that have programmes for art house cinema. ‘There is a considerable audience for such cinema and it will be a step towards healthy cinema’, he said.