‘Poonam’ wins awards at the 7th Art Independent International Film Festival

‘Poonam’ wins awards at the 7th Art Independent International Film Festival

The team of short-film Poonam is overcome with joy as their film bags award for the ‘Best Short Film’ at the 7th Art Independent International Film Festival. The protagonists essayed by Meeta Vashishta and Rajit Kapur were conferred with the awards for ‘Best Actress’ and ‘Best Actor’ in the short film category respectively. Directed by Sanjay Sanwal, this is a social short film in English.

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Poonam – A social short wins Award of Recognition in The Accolade Global Film Competition, California, USA

Poonam – A social short wins Award of Recognition in The Accolade Global Film Competition, California, USA

Poonam, produced by Shilpi’s Voice & Visuals and Epicreel (PTPL), has won the prestigious international ‘Award of Recognition – Film Short’, from The Accolade Global Film Competition, La Jolla, CA.

The award was given for Poonam’s addressal of the social cause, which propounds elder companionship. Poonam features an exceptional lost love story, starring Meeta Vasisht and Rajit Kapur shot in Nainital, Uttarakhand, India.

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Poonam – A social film intended to create awareness on elder loneliness and their need for companionship

Poonam – A social film intended to create awareness on elder loneliness and their need for companionship

Poonam is a simple and short story of two elders, who drifted away in the past, to fulfil social responsibilities. At an age when they were expected to be taken care of, they find themselves at a catch-22 crossroads, abandoned and alone. Quite relevant and prevalent in today’s world when grown up children look to greener pastures and abandon their parents due to circumstances or pure neglect.

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Aawaz24X7, Online, 21.11.2019

Aawaz24X7, Online, 21.11.2019

Whether it’s the small screen or big screen, what you watch is not always about entertainment. Films and TV soaps are a reflection of our environment and lifestyles, hence they are also created to sensitise the society. The film ‘Poonam’ has been shot in Nainital keeping in mind the young generation of today to convey a message and inspire them to not abandon their parents or leave them alone to fend for themselves.

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