Rajan Khosas Gattu has won the Best Film
award at the 12th New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF)
that concluded on 27 May.
Mohd. Samad won the Best Young Actor award
for essaying the role of Gattu in the film, Nawazuddin
Siddiqui and Tannishtha Chatterjee were declared best
actors for Dekh Indian Circus. Sujay Dahake won both
the Best Director and Best Script
awards for the Marathi film Shala.
Obaid Chinoy and Daniel Junges Saving Face was
declared the Best Documentary while the award for
the best short film went to Chinmay Dalvis Bombay
festival, running from 23 to 27 May, showcased more
than 50 features, documentaries and short films.