The Bollywood film festival is to take place in Cape Town from 25-27 May as part of efforts to promote Indian movies in South Africa. The festival, in its first edition, is taking place at the V&A waterfront and will bring together directors, producers and actors from the industry.

With its beautiful scenery and pleasant climate, Cape Town is becoming increasingly popular with Bollywood film makers as a setting. The first full-length movie to be shot entirely on location in Cape Town was