Rahman and Khaja were present at the Cannes Film Market to promote 'Baab'.
After Tokyo, the film will be shown on Wednesday at the Cannes Film Festival in the Bunuel Theater, named for Spanish-born iconoclastic filmmaker Luis Bunuel.
The actor has just wrapped Siddharth Anand's "Pathaan", alongside Shah Rukh Khan and John Abraham, and is working on "Project K" by Nag Ashwin.
Security seemed unfazed by the event, allowing the protesters to be filmed and photographed.
The film, from Iranian-Danish director Ali Abbasi, chronicles a killing spree in the streets of the religious city of Mashhad, where 16 prostitutes were found dead from 2000 to 2001.
A video of Bollywood star Aishwarya Rai hugging a fan at the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival has taken over the internet.
The Delhi-based designer, known for his experimental sculpted designs, said he wanted to create something that denoted "hope, life and beauty".
The writer-director's calendar, which includes his long-awaited Hindi-language Birsa Munda biopic, is full for the next couple of years.
Back then, she was just a 16-year-old girl with dreamy eyes.
After its theatrical run in the US, the 90-minute-long film will debut on HBO and streaming service HBO Max in 2023.
The screening of the film was greeted with thunderous applause as it received a standing ovation from the full house for 10 minutes.
Nawaz's several films have been screened at Cannes Film Festival and coincidently the actor has been present there celebrating his birthday.
Meanwhile, Deepika Padukone, one of the jury members this year, was clicked with fellow jury members.
The actor, who is a part of the eight-member Cannes Competition jury at the gala that opened on May 17, said India needs to back homegrown talent with "conviction".
Padukone is part of the eight-member Cannes Competition jury at the festival that runs from May 17 to 28.