Ashish Shukla, Head Exhibition, Cinépolis said, “We have always believed in corporate philanthropy and were moved after witnessing the work INDRADHANUSH SAMAJ KALYAN SAMITI & APANA GHAR has been doing to support remove the inequality against women. We were also inspired to add the element of fun in their lives and thereby hosted the screening of Kai Po Che for Women in Bhopal. I am glad that they loved their experience at Cinépolis and were thrilled seeing this movie. Small contests were organized with prizes for winners being distributed. Observing them have fun and enjoy their time here brought a moment of satisfaction for all of us at Cinépolis. We look forward to supporting many such endeavors in the city.”
Kai Po Che is a comedy drama directed by Abhishek Kapur basaed on Chetan Bhagat’s novel ‘Three mistakes of my life’. Expressing her excitement, Taruna, a supporter of the cause and the NGO said, “The movie and the contests organized were great. I enjoyed myself thoroughly. Thank you Cinépolis and NGO!”
Ms. Ratna Mulay, INDRADHANUSH SAMAJ KALYAN SAMITI, NGO shared, “I am thankful to Cinépolis on being so bighearted and helping this noble cause. Women of today’s India face gender discrimination, female feticide and what not! But today, I was pleased seeing them enjoying movie and time at a big multiplex. We wish many more corporate’s like Cinépolis come forward to help reduce the inequality and support our cause.”
Cinépolis has the tradition of supporting noble causes and always believes in coming forward to lead betterment of the society.
About Cinépolis India
Cinépolis India is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cinépolis and is the 1st international exhibitor in India. The company started its operations in India in 2009 at Amritsar and won the ‘Most Admired Retail Launch’ award in 2010 followed by the ‘Most Admired Retailer of the Year – Innovative Retail Concept’ award in 2011 at the prestigious India Retail Forum. Cinepolis currently operates 49 screens in India. The company has aggressive plans of rolling out 500 screens by 2016.
Cinépolis is the world’s 4th largest movie theater circuit, operating more than 3,076 screens in 11 countries and serving more than 116 million patrons annually. The company operates its screens under four different brands that span across the ultra-premium to the extreme value segments. Cinépolis was the first cinema exhibitor in the world to pioneer the concept of premium and luxury movie theaters via its Cinépolis VIP brand. The company aspires to provide its patrons the best overall experience in filmed entertainment and employs a global workforce of 18,448 people to support its mission. Founded in 1971, privately held Cinépolis is headquartered in Morelia, Mexico.