MUMBAI: Mujhse Shaadi Karogi has scored a spectacular success in the technical awards category of the IIFA Awards 2005, with the film winning four awards out of the 14 categories. Other big winners are films such as Maqbool, Chameli, Dhoom and Aitraaz.
For Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (MSK), Farah Khan won the best choreographer award will Vikram Phadnis took home the best constume designer title. Salim-Sulaiman's background score for MSK won the top honour in the category while Sharmishta Roy won the best art director's award for her work in the movie. Aitraaz, which bagged three awards, won the top honours in the re-recoding, sound recording and editing categories.
The Technical Awards were decided as a result of voting by the Indian film industry, a unique system that involves the members of the film industry to vote for their peers, similar only to the Academy awards. With absolute credibility remaining the constant in the voting process of the IIFA Awards, the results were strictly monitored, collated and tabulated by the internationally reputed audit firm PriceWaterhouse Coopers, informs an official release.
The IIFA Voting Week was held from the 29 March to the 3 April 2005, at the J.W. Marriott, Juhu. The week saw great participation from film stars, directors, producers, technicians and even spot boys from the Indian film industry. The Voting Week enjoyed participation of such luminaries like Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Fardeen Khan, Ramesh Sippy and David Dhawan among others.