Richa Chadha Delighted: Film Selected for TIFF Next Wave 2024

Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal's most acclaimed production venture, "Girls Will Be Girls" has been officially selected for screening at this year's TIFF Next Wave Film Festival.

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Post Sundance, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal's production "Girls Will Be Girls" selected for the prestigious TIFF Next Wave Film Festival 2024.

Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal's most acclaimed production venture, "Girls Will Be Girls" has been officially selected for screening at this year's TIFF Next Wave Film Festival. The highly awaited festival is scheduled to run from April 11 to April 14 and includes a screening of "Girls Will Be Girls" on April 14.

Girls Will Be Girls: TIFF Premiere

Having previously premiered at many prestigious film festivals such as the Sundance Film Festival and South by Southwest Film Festival, the addition of, “Girls Will Be Girls” to the line up of TIFF, creates another significant milestone for the film and its creators.

The superstars, Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal, both have expressed their heartfelt happiness at the news.

Richa Chadha shared her excitement and said, “It is a really huge honor for our film, to be selected in, for TIFF Next Wave. It is incredibly gratifying to see our film loved by the audiences, all around the world and being recognized by such prestigious festivals.

Our film, 'Girls Will Be Girls' is a project that is very close to all of our hearts, and it has been truly overwhelming to see the journey of our film, from conceiving it to being screened at TIFF. We poured our heart and soul into this film, in hopes of sparking some truly meaningful conversations and connecting with the diverse audiences on a deeper level. Now the fact, that it is making waves on all the international platforms is proof to the universal themes it is exploring, and the dedication of our entire team. We are extremely grateful for this opportunity and we are excited to share this venture, ‘Girls Will Be Girls’ with the passionate and diverse audience at TIFF Next Wave.”

Ali Fazal also echoed the sentiments of his beautiful actor superstar wife, saying, “Participating in TIFF Next Wave is a like a dream come true for any filmmaker. We are looking forward in presenting 'Girls Will Be Girls ' in front of a diverse and enthusiastic audience on this renowned platform."  Very excited to showcase 'Girls Will Be Girls',  he further added, 'This film has been a labor of love for all of us, and to see it receive such recognition is definitely incredibly rewarding. 'Girls Will Be Girls' is not only just a movie, it is a reflection of our collective efforts and visions and commitment towards telling interesting stories that connect with people from all walks of life. Our goal is always to create something meaningful, something that would spark some serious conversation around social issues and leave a lasting impact on the world stage audiences.

It is both humbling and exciting to have it selected for TIFF Next Wave, alongside such remarkable films of the festivals. We can't wait for our audiences to join us in experiencing the magic of 'Girls Will Be Girls', as we celebrate the amazing power of cinema, to inspire and unite with all. The last time I was at TIFF, it was with Judy, when we showed Victoria and Abdul. This is a true homecoming. TIFF will always be close to my heart. "

"Girls Will Be Girls" has won widespread praise for its in-depth compelling story and impressive performances, which have mesmerized and captivated audiences of all backgrounds. The film's universal appeal, along with its finger on extremely relevant social themes, has contributed to its success on the international stage.


Directed by ace filmmaker, Suchi Talati, “Girls Will Be Girls” promises to deliver a thought-provoking cinematic experience that resonates long after the credits roll.

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