`Barfi!` selected for Busan fest

Updated: Sep 02, 2012, 18:19 PM IST

Mumbai: Director Anurag Basu`s forthcoming film ‘Barfi!’ has been selected for the 17th edition of Busan International Film Festival (BIFF).

Co-produced by Ronnie Screwvala and Siddharth Roy Kapoor, the film revolves around a fun loving deaf-mute boy (Ranbir Kapoor) and an autistic girl, played by Priyanka Chopra.

"There is another good news today for `Barfi!` team and fans, we got selected for Busan film festival!! Thanks UTV," Basu tweeted.

The 10-day film festival, that is considered one of the significant events in Asia, starts Oct 4 at the Busan Cinema Center.

IANS