Enlighten Film Society will present the ‘Enlighten Award for Film Direction’ to Anand Gandhi, for his outstanding contribution to world cinema. Gandhi's debut feature, Ship Of Theseus, has received accolades at various international film festivals across the globe. The award will be presented by Pranav Ashar, the Founder of Enlighten at the Naya Cinema festival.
The award commends the filmmaker for his 'Philosophical Drama' and inventing his signature style of engaging layered narrative. The Enlighten award is a symbol of excellence in cinema. The prestigious award has earlier been conferred upon distinguished personalities such as Mrinal Sen, Amitabh Bachchan, Waheeda Rehman and Javed Akhtar.
'Ship Of Theseus' will be screened at the Naya Cinema Festival that takes off in Mumbai on 22 November, 2012. The festival will be held at the Enlighten Film Society, Russian Center, Pedder Road, Mumbai, from November 22-25, 2012.