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The 12th Marrakech International Film Festival will be attended by the largest ever Indian delegation of actors and filmmakers. While the event marks the Indian film industry's centenary, there will also be a special tribute ceremony for Amitabh Bachchan, president of the Indian delegation. In a press statement, Bachchan said: "I am deeply honoured and delighted to be attending the Marrakech Film Festival to be held on November 30th. I would also like to thank the relevant authorities for giving the respect and relevance to the Indian Film Industry which, I believe, will form a special section in this year's Festival. "I remember with deep gratitude my last visit to Marrakech in October 2003 and the warmth and hospitality that was extended to us during our short stay. I wish (more) »

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