2021 Jury Awards

The members of 2021 International Jury are :

Thomas Waugh (Canada)
Philippe Spurrel (Canada)
Ali Kazmi (Canada)
Vijayalakshmi Rao (India)
Rana Faizan Ali (Pakistan)
Alka Kurian (U.S.A.)
Mara Ahmed (U.S.A.)

On the closing night of the festival Sunday 28th Nov, the following awards were announced.

On the closing night of the festival Sunday 28th Nov, the following awards were announced.

Feature Fiction

Winner: Baaram (Priya Krishnaswamy, India, Tamil)
Runner Up: Chronicle of Space (Sanjay Shetye, India, Marathi)
Special Mention: Songs for Rain (Krrishna Kt. Borah, India, Assamese)

 

Feature Documentary

Winner: The Icecream Sellers (Sohel Rahman, Bangladesh, Bengali)
Special Mention: Janani’s Juliet (Pankaj Rishi Kumar, India, Tamil)

 

Short Fiction

Winner: Washing Machine (Anand Singh Chouhan, India, Rajasthani)
1st Runner Up: Bad Omen (Salar Pashtoonyar, Canada,/Afghanistan, Persian)
2nd Runner Up: No Beloved (Salman Alam Khan, Pakistan, Urdu)
Special Mention: Mixi (Jyotsna Puthran, India, Silent)

Short Documentary

Winner: Dunkey following European dreams (Syed Muhammad Hassan Zaidi, Pakistan, Urdu)
Special Mention: The Heroes of our times (Rangan Chakravarty, India, Bengali)
Special Mention: Bamboo Ballads (Sajeed Naduthody, India, Malayalam)

Congratulations to all the winners!