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“B.A. Pass” wins audience award at South Asian Alternative Film Festival

By NewsDesk • Published on January 22, 2013

Ajay Bahl’s B.A. Pass has SAAFFwon the Audience Award at the maiden edition of the South Asian Alternative Film Festival (SAAFF) in France.

In 2012, the film was named the Best Film in Indian Competition at the 12th Osian’s Cinefan Film Festival.

Balaji Shaktivel’s Vazhakku Enn 18/9 won the Jury Award while the Student Jury Award went to Gurvinder Singh’s Anhey Ghore da Daan.

The festival screened films from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal. Another Indian film Subbaraj Karthik’s Pizza was also in competition, along with Bangladeshi film Udhao by Amit Ashraf and Nepali film Loot by Nischal Basnet.

Onir’s My Brother Nikhil, AR Murugadoss’ 7am Arivu – The 7th Sense and Abhinay Deo’s Delhi Belly were also screened under special sections at the festival that was held from 16th to 20th January 2013.

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