Govind Nihalani’s Ti Ani Itar and Sunaina Bhatnagar’s Dear Maya shared the Jury award.
LIFFT India Awards: Marathi film Lathe Joshi adjudged Best Feature
Lonavala - 05 Sep 2017 22:26 IST
The LIFFT (Literature Illusion Film Frame Television & Theatre) India Awards have just been announced.
The awards are part of the LIFFT India Awards & Filmotsav in Lonavala which ended today.
Mangesh Joshi’s Marathi movie Lathe Joshi has been judged the Best Festure Film while Govind Nihalani’s Ti Ani Itar and Sunaina Bhatnagar’s Dear Maya shared the Jury award. Joshi also won the award for Best Director.
The Ismail Merchant award for Best Producer went to Pragati Kolage for her Marathi film Palyadwasi. Harjit Singh’s Punjabi film Eh Janam Tumhare Lekhe was given the Best Biopic Film award.
The trophy for Best Debutant Director went to Spanish filmmaker William Gonzalez for his film, She The Sergeant Matacho. The award for Best Actor also went to Spain, Ricardo Herrera bagging the honour for the film Shining Moon. The Best Actress award went to the Bengali artiste Jaya Seal for the film Alifa.
Pankaj Tripathi, who has been receiving accolades for his work in the recently released Bareilly Ki Barfi, won the trophy for Best Supporting Actor, Male, for Mango Dreams. The Best Supporting Actor, Female, award went to Ashwini Giri for Lathe Joshi.
Here are the rest of the winners:
Best Screenplay: John Upchurch, Mazahir Rahim and Hamza Rahim for Mango Dreams
Best Ensemble cast: Mukesh Chhabra for Parched
Bes Child Actor, Male: Sandeep Kothari for Pinti Ka Sabun
Best Child Actor, Female: Gun Mihani for Mum
Best Short Film Actor, Male: Atul Kulkarni for Azaad
Best Short Film Actor, Female: Delphine Theodare for A Whole World For A Little World
Best Cinematography: Russell Carpenter for Parched
Best Art Director: Partho Majumdar for Maya Mridanga
Best Editor: Sean Barton for Feast Of Varanasi
Best Sound: Ceaser Salzar for She The Sergeant Matacho
Best Music: Suvendu Maity, Partho Sengupta, Avijit Basu and Anirban Roy
Best Costume: Ashima Belapurkar for Parched
Best Short Film: Elabogodo The Lawyer by Ignacio F Rodo
Best Student Film: #Help by Peter Engelman
Best Children’s Film: Pinti Ka Sabun by Pramod Pathak
Best Documentary: Sadegh Jafari for Weavers Of Imagination
LIFFT India Honours:
Fine Arts: Narayan
Still Photography: Fawzan Husain
Author: Tripurari Sharma
Film Journalism: Ajay Brahmatmaj