The IIFA Festival kicked off at the BMICH in Colombo last night. The IIFA Fashion Extravaganza was organized on a grand scale. Top Indian designers and Sri Lankan designers showcased their creations at the Fashion Show. Some stars will also take to the ramp enhancing the glitz and glamour behind the international fashion show.
Another event of the three-day extravaganza was the Cinema Workshop this morning. It was attended by Indian as well as Sri Lankan artistes. The venue was the Ceylon Intercontinental Hotel. The desire of the workshop was to further firm up cooperation between the Indian and Sri Lanka Cinema Industry. Views were exchanged on the history of the cinema between the two countries and its present status. Many Bollywood stars and Sri Lankan stars joined in this Workshop.