3 Idiotas, the Mexican remake of blockbuster Indian film 3 Idiots,
will be screened in India for the first time when it opens the ninth edition,
of the Jagran Film Festival (JFF) here.
Mexican remake of 3 Idiots set for india screening as 3 Idiotas
3 Idiotas, the Mexican remake of blockbuster Indian film 3Idiots will be screened in India for the first time
when it opens the ninth edition of the Jagran Film Festival (JFF) here.
The movie released in Mexico last year and became one of the top grossers.
Mexican actors Alfonso Dosal, Christian Vazquez, German Valdez and Martha Higareda
play the roles originally essayed by Bollywood actors,
Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, R. Madhavan and Kareena Kapoor Khan respectively from the Indian version.
Senior Vice President Basant Rathore
Basant Rathore, Senior Vice President, Strategy and Brand Development, Jagran Prakashan Ltd, said:
“We think it’s amazing that Carlos Bolado (director) loved the original film so much that he decided to remake it with ‘3 Idiotas’.
“True art and entertainment knows no borders;
interpreting a piece of cinema, making it your own and sharing it with a larger audience is the essence of the Jagran Film Festival.
It’s all about seeking inspiration from different cultures, languages, emotions and telling your own story.”
About Remake of 3 Idiots
The plot, much like “3 Idiots”,
is a coming-of-age story revolving around a group of close friends who go on a humorous
and memorable adventure in search of their close college friend that went missing five years ago,
just a day before their graduation ceremony.