Routes 2 Roots, along with Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR).Ministry of External affairs, Government of India and co-hosted? an exhibition on the Journey of Indian Cinema at several China Cities including the capital city of Beijing and Guangzhou in June 2010. This exhibition displayed a variety of exhibits like pictures, blow ups, cut-outs, collages, ornamental entry gate, background music, attractive text panels and the costumes all of which were aimed to showcase the rich, deep and unique heritage of the Indian 'Cinema spanning all the periods from silent era to the present day contemporary movies. Also short snippings of movies from the yester era to the current era were played.
Journey of Indian Cinema in China started in Beijing from 24th of June 2010. The next destination in China for the Exhibition was Guangzhou. The response of the locals was heartwarming. Every visitor was greeted with Bangles and Bindis. A special catalogue was also prepared along with an audio Visual which showed the Journey of Indian Cinema from the yester years to the current modern Era. Both the catalogues and the CD?s of the audio visual were distributed for free to all the visitors of the exhibition.