TIFF's Cameron Bailey is all praise for Gully Boy, says heard the 'biggest cheers' in 20 years at Berlinale

A host of film personalities as well as Indians living in Germany made sure not to miss out the Gully Boy premiere. This resulted in all shows of the film being played to a packed house.
News,Cameron Bailey,gully boy,Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)Cameron Bailey, a Canadian film critic and director of the renowned Toronto International Film Festival, took to Twitter to shower praises on Zoya Akhtar and her team.
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Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt starrer Gully Boy is creating noise for all the right reasons. After a series of promotions in India, the film premiered at the International Berlin Film Festival over the weekend and was received with much applause and admiration. Ranveer, Alia and Zoya Akhtar not only interacted with the press, but Ranveer also rapped to his favourite song Apna Time Aayega and the crowds naturally went berserk. A host of film personalities as well as Indians living in Germany made sure not to miss out the Gully Boy premiere. This resulted in all shows of the film being played to a packed house. 

On Sunday, Cameron Bailey, a Canadian film critic and director of the renowned Toronto International Film Festival, took to Twitter to shower praises on Zoya Akhtar and her team. Cameron, who has attended scores of film festivals over the years, in his tweet mentioned that it was the "biggest cheers" he had in 20 plus years at the Berlin film festival.

He also shared a picture of Ranveer Singh with his fans after one of the screenings that took place in a packed auditorium. Check out Bailey's tweet below:

 

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The film ran to packed house at the festival and saw an enthusiastic crowd turn up for the event. Reviews so far from Indian critics at the Berlin film festival seem promising and we cannot wait to for the film to release on February 14, 2019. The songs of the film like Mere Gully Mein and Apna Time Aayega have been trending since they released. 

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Is it just me or the second lead Siddhant guy should have been there as well. I hope he gets descent time on screen as the chemistry between him and Ranveer seemed very good.

Longest cheer was for English Vinglish!

well duh!!! indians are loud......N E X T!

indians know how to appreciate and celebrate which non-indian like you will never understand

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