Source: Imphal Free Press
IMPHAL, Sep 18: The Manipur Film Development Council (MFDC) Lifetime Achievement Award 2010 which was instituted from this year has been awarded to Padmashri Aribam Shyam Sharma. The veteran director had been recommended for his outstanding contribution to the growth and development and rich contribution to Manipuri cinema.
The award carries a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh and is reserved for a living film personality. The film screening for the 7th Manipur State Film Festival 2010 concluded today and the result for the best film will be announced on the 20th of this month. Another four films selected on the basis of best Feature Film, best documentary, best social message and best biography will also be selected and awarded a cash prize of Rs. 10,000 each.