Anurag Kashyap's Gangs of Wasseypur to premiere at Cannes

By Hindustan Times

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap is on cloud nine after three of his films have been chosen to be a part of 65th Cannes International Film Festival. After Peddlers, both parts of Kashyap's Gangs of Wasseypur, has been chosen for screening at the fest's Directors' Fortnight section. Director's Fortnight is a non-competitive section at the festival, where gangster drama Gangs of Wasseypur will have its world premiere.

It will be showcased alongside 20 films from all over the world in the features' section.

"Three of our films; Peddlers, Gangs Of Wasseypur (I & II) at Cannes Film Festival. HUGE MOMENT OF PRIDE FOR US!" Kashyap tweeted after the official announcement of the line-up of the films.

The film, produced by Viacom18 Mot