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Gattu named Best Film at 12th New York Indian Film Festival

By NewsDesk • Published on May 28, 2012

Gattu directed by Rajan Khosa won the Best Film at the 12th New York Indian Film Festival which concluded on May 27. Mohd. Samad won Best Young Actor 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 Best Director and Avinash Deshpande won Best Script for Marathi film Shala.

Saving Face by Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy and Daniel Junge was adjudged the Best Documentary.

The prize for Best Short Film went to Bombay Snow by Chinmay Dalvi.

The festival that ran from May 23-27 at the Tribeca Cinemas in Lower Manhattan featured more than 50 features, documentaries, and short films.

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