Festival Film Schedule

Download the full festival programe to get an overview of cinema film screenings.
You can also visit the film page to see the screening times and buy tickets.

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Festival Programe 2023 

Here are some highlights from the festival in chronological order.

8th September

17:30 -  Welcome to Bollywood Festival 
Lørenskog Hus (Festplassen)
Welcome to Bollywood Festival on red carpet as we welcome our arriving guests and stars to our opening ceremony and opening film. Oslo Janitsar (Brass Band) will play Bollywood tunes to set the mood.

18:00 -  Opening ceremoney
Lørenskog Hus (Storstua)
Opening ceremoney of Bollywood Festival Norway 2023, with speaches, dance performances etc. After the ceremoney a break will be taken before opening film and snacks and drinks will be served.

19:00 -  Babli Bouncer (Hindi/w English Sub)
Lørenskog Hus (Storstua)
Opening Film - Babli Bouncer (with director of the film; Madhu Bhandarkar presenting his film)

9th September

12:00 - Childrens day
Lørenskog Hus (Festplassen)

Childrens day is a sort of mini mela with food stalls and a lots of activities for children and families, including free face painting, workshops and other entertainiment.

16:00 - Director Masterclass with Madhu Bhandarkar 
Oslo Klingenberg Cinema

Madhu Bhandarkar is a celebrated director in Bollywood with many high hitting titles under his belt. This is a unique opportunity to learn from his perspective and get an insight to his methods of workng.

18:00 - Exclusive Premiere of Hør Her'a!
Lørenskog Cinema
Exclusive premiere of upcoming Norwegian film on social topic among families, with focus on a family with minority background. Combine it  with childrens day, and maybe you will run in to an actor or two from the film.