Manorama Six Feet Under | Director Navdeep Singh | Best Film
Wednesday, November 14, 2007
Shemaroo Entertainment's - Manorama Six Feet Under -
directed by Navdeep Singh has won the Best Film Award at 'The
Mahindra Indo-American Arts Council Film Festival' [MIAAC] held at
New York from 07 November 2007 to 11 November 2007.
The MIAAC Film Festival had six award categories for this year's
festival which included - Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor,
Best Actress, Best Documentary and Best Short. The nominees for
these categories were selected by distinguished jurors.
The other nominees for the Best Film Category included Arindam
Nandy's Via Darjeeling, Pan Nalin's Valley Of
Flowers and Shivajee Chandrabhushan's Frozen.
Navdeep Singh - director of Manorama Six Feet Under -
shares his thoughts, "This award certainly means a lot and both
Ketan and me feel like on top of the world. There is a deep sense
of satisfaction to know that your piece of art is recognized by
prestigious International Festivals'. Adds Ketan Maru - Producer of
Manorama Six Feet Under - "Awards like these are
definitely encouraging to directors and production houses."
The Indo-American Arts Council (IAAC) is a not-for-profit arts
organization dedicated to promoting, showcasing and building an
awareness of Indian artists in the performing, literary, visual,
and folk arts. Its focus is to help artists and art organizations
in North America as well as to facilitate artists from India to
exhibit, perform and produce their work here.