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Ian McKellan In Mumbai, Shakespeare Across India And A Chance To Win £10,000 For Digital-Cultural Ideas

There can't be many better ways to start a job than by meeting Gandalf in Mumbai. But that's one of the many benefits of being the new Director of the British Council in India. This week, the British Council and the British Film Institute invited Sir Ian McKellen, one of Britain's greatest actors, to launch Shakespeare on Film -- our programme to take Shakespeare across India.