Canada plays host to India's Bollywood awards

Industry hopes to tap into North American market by bringing its stars to Toronto.

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    The stars of Indian cinema have turned out for their biggest awards night, but not in Mumbai or New Delhi, rather in Toronto, Canada.

    Bollywood spends an estimated $120m annually on making films abroad and the Canadian city is hoping to pick up a share of that investment.

    For Indian cinema, it is another step in their effort to tap into the lucrative North American market.

    Al Jazeera's John Terrett reports from Toronto.

    SOURCE: Aljazeera


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