The closing night saw the presence of celebrities such as Madhuri Dixit, Vaani Kapoor, Esha Gupta, Aamir Khan, Parineeti Chopra and Anushka Sharma walk the red carpet.
Aamir Khan while declaring the festival closed, said “I was a part of first Mumbai Film Festival as well and I remember the spirit of that time. The problems it faced this year is a reminder of what this festival means to us and how much Mumbai needs to sustain it. I thank everyone who worked day and night to put up this successful show despite the odds.”
The other celebrities who were spotted at the closing ceremony were Vikramaditya Motwane, Onir, Rajat Kapoor, Saurabh Shukla, Sujoy Ghosh, Mohit Marwah amongst several others.
Vaani Kapoor looked stunning in a vintage car print dress by design duo Gauri and Nainika from their Spring Summer 2014 collection, while Parineeti Chopra walked the red carpet at the The 16th Mumbai Film Festival closing ceremony wearing a black Notte by Marchesa dress. She styled her look with Zara ankle straps and a Curio Cottage ring looking horribly fat.
Then there was Madhuri Dixit who set the read carpet on fire wearing a Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla saree. Her plain black saree had a sequined border running all over the sides.
Anushka Sharma too walked the read carpet at The 16th Mumbai Film Festival closing ceremony wearing a pale yellow ombre nine yard that had gold and silver sequins placed strategically to create a chevron pattern.
While Aamir Khan was totally casual, wearing a dark blue T-shirt, light colored denims and matching sneakers, Arjun Kapoor looked draper in a classy suit
Fury, a 2014 American war film set during World War II and directed by David Ayer was screened as the finale film of the festival.
With over one hundred and eighty five films from sixty five countries around the world screened and master classes that inspired, The 16th Mumbai Film Festival organized by The Mumbai Academy Of The Moving Image and presented as well as patronized by film and business world stalwarts was truly a grand success.
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