The 10th International Film Festival culminated in the city in which the best documentaries as well as animated films were awarded. The 10th International Film festival culminated at NCPA in the city. The festival began from 4th February which presented a total of 54 documentaries and animated films. Present during the event were Shyam Benegal, Kiram Shantatram and Nandita Das amongst others. The best animated film was awarded to Nandita Jain’s Meets About You where as the best documentary was awarded to India Untouch. The Best fiction film was awarded to Rahi Anil Barve’s Mokta. All in all, the exhibition was a mingling of different thoughts and culture. Best Film Video which was awarded to Haq Films also had a great impact on the audience which delved into the ill-effects of violence. The documentaries, animation and fiction films presented during this International festival is not just a platform for directors to showcase their talent but have also been able to spread a social message through their work. With cameraperson Abhay Prasad, Rajeev Mishra for NMTV News.
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