Superstars Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan along with other big names of Bollywood will grace the opening of the 25th Kolkata International Film Festival on November 8.

Satyajit Ray’s Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne will be the inaugural film of the festival on its 50th year of release and Germany will be the focus country this year.

In the homage section six films of Bernardo Bertolucci will be screened in Sisir Manch and renovated Radha Studio, now called Cinema Centenary Building.