Cine freaks throng 17th Kolkata Film Fest

Updated: Nov 14, 2011, 10:54 AM IST

Kolkata: The 17th edition of Kolkata Film Festival commenced on Thursday in West Bengal, attracting hundreds of dignitaries and Bollywood starlets.

Bollywood biggies Sharmila Tagore, Shahrukh Khan with Chief Minster Mamata Banerjee inaugurated the festival. The festival is organised by the West Bengal Information and Cultural Affairs department.