Mumbai, Oct 15: Anurag Basu directed 'Barfi!' starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D'Cruz in the lead won hearts of many with their touching love story. The film was selected as Indian entry for Oscars and the film is now being screened at various film festivals. Recently the film got standing ovation at Busan International Film Festival, which consisted of an audience of 4,000 people. Response from the guests thrilled the Barfi stars - Priyanka Chopra and Ranbir Kapoor . The film will be screend at South Korea next Thursday which happened to be a sold-out show.
Ranbir, who played a deaf and mute man named Murphy in the movie, says the team is thrilled by the amazing reception. "We received a standing ovation at the end of the screening which was both exhilarating and humbling for us. 'Barfi!' is a very special film for all of us involved," . Priyanka echoed his views. Priyanka speaking to media said, "I am thrilled with the response received for the film and also for my performance. This was the first film festival to showcase 'Barfi!' and I'm looking forward to many more."
The movie won hearts with its moving narrative about love between the two key characters, and has managed to cross the Rs.6 million-mark from the overseas market.