LIFE! CAMERA ACTION... wins the 'River Pursuit' and 'River Amulet' award at the Silent River Film Festival (SRFF) 2011
Saturday, September 17, 2011 6:48:04 PM (IST)
Bollywood Trade Editorial
US based Producer/Director Rohit Gupta's internationally acclaimed movie LIFE! CAMERA ACTION... was presented with the 'Best Film' & 'Best Director' awards at the red carpet gala award ceremony held on September 16th at the prestigious Irvine Marriott Hotel in Irvine, California.
LIFE! CAMERA ACTION...was nominated for the ‘Best Film’, ‘Best Lead Actress’ & ‘Best Director’ categories. Over 8 days, the festival showcased 80 handpicked films from over 400 submissions from around the world.
Additionally LIFE! CAMERA ACTION... has been recently nominated for the ‘Best Film of the Festival’, ‘Best Director’ & ‘Best Supporting Actress’ (Swati Kapila) awards at the upcoming '2011 International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema' in United Kingdom. Red carpet gala awards ceremony will take place on October 15, 2011.
Other Official Selections at the upcoming International Film Festival include:
Williamsburg International Film Festival (WILLiFest) 2011, New York, US
Golden Door International Film Festival of Jersey City (GDIFFoJC) 2011, New Jersey, US
Cabo Verde International Film Festival (CVIFF) 2011, Western Africa
Barossa International Film Festival (BIFF) 2011, Australia.
LIFE! CAMERA ACTION...continues to create waves in the international film festival circuit and has already won 40 international accolades and awards till date in multiple categories: Best Picture, Director, Art Direction (Ravi Kumar R.), Supporting actor (Noor Naghmi), Supporting actress (Swati Kapila), Music (Manoj Singh), Lead Actress (Dipti Mehta) & Screenplay (Amanda Sodhi & Rohit Gupta).
Rohit's first film 'ANOTHER DAY ANOTHER LIFE' a 5 mins film, will inaugurate the 'Golden Door International Film Festival of Jersey City (GDIFFoJC) 2011' along with Director Sam Borowski's feature film ' Night Club'. In its first year, GDIFFoJC 2011 is the first film festival of Jersey City that will be held from Oct 13-16 in New Jersey, USA.
The Legendary actor and Renaissance man, Paul Sorvino is also set to receive a Lifetime Achievement award at the GDIFFoJC 2011. Sorvino, who has appeared in over 150 feature films, is known for many gritty and powerful roles, including Henry Kissinger in 'Nixon' and Detective Phil Cetera on 'Law and Order' but is perhaps most recognized for his portrayal of Pauly Cicero in 'Goodfellas' directed by the winner and 6 times Oscar Nominee legend 'Martin Scorsese'.
ANOTHER DAY ANOTHER LIFE... is also officially selected at the following upcoming Film Festivals;
10th Great Lakes International Film Festival (GLIFF) 2011, Pennsylvania, US;
Silicon Valley Film Festival (SVFF) 2011, California, US;
Blue Snowman International Film Festival 2011, Canada;
•Rumschpringe Shorts Film Festival 2011, Pennsylvania, US
ANOTHER DAY ANOTHER LIFE has won 40 international accolades and awards till date including being an official selection at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival 2009.
Rohit is among the very few in the Film Industry to have been awarded with over 80 International accolades and awards till date in a short span of 2 and a half years. In October 2011, Award winning films ANOTHER DAY ANOTHER LIFE & LIFE! CAMERA ACTION... will be screened at 10 venues in the US, UK, Australia, Canada & Africa.
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