Yash Chopra hopes to strengthen India-France ties through cinema

New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Well known Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra has expressed concern over the lack of cinematic exchanges between India and France and said he would try to improve this by facilitating the release of French films here.

"France and India have to do a lot more together. Through the exchange of our cinemas, stronger bonds can be built," said Chopra who over the weekend was conferred France's highest civilian award, the Legion d'Honneur.

"I am aware that the Indian government is trying to sign a treaty to facilitate such exchanges but we need to understand that films are not only about business. The