Mumbai: When it comes to film promotion, there are only a few actors who can match the creative prowess of Aamir Khan. News has it that for ‘Peepli Live’, Aamir, in his Facebook account, has announced that he would be available online for a live chat session with his fans.
To promote his new film, Aamir thought Facebook as an ideal platform to let know his fans about the fourth and the latest offering from Aamir Khan Productions. Aamir would come online for a live chat with his fans around the globe at 11:00 pm (IST) today.
Aamir Khan’s Facebook status message reads, “So finally I`m on a live chat on fb. 11 pm India time on 7th. You can work out the time accordingly in your part of the world. You will be able to see me live as we chat. What are the topics we should discuss? Any suggestions?”
Recently, ‘Peepli Live’, directed by debutant Anusha Rizvi, received the coveted Best Feature Film Award in the 31st Durban International Film Festival conducted in South Africa.
The film is a satire on the issues of farmer`s suicide and the media attention that it gathers. The film has also won several accolades in other international film festivals.
`Peepli Live` competed at the Sundance International Film Festival, Uttah, US and got official entry at the Berlin International Film Festival, Germany. Since ‘Lagaan’, the first from Aamir Khan Productions, all the films that rolled out of Aamir’s production house were huge success, the last one being `Jaane Tu… Ya Jane Na` in 2008.