Symbiosis to honour director Gauri Shinde

Source : Times of India

PUNE: Film director GauriShinde, who shot to fame with her directorial debut 'English Vinglish', will receive the 'Symbiosis cultural award' at the 19th annual cultural festival of the Symbiosis Society. The festival will be held from January 23 to 26.

The award comprises a cash prize of Rs 25,000 and a memento. Shinde is an alumnus of the Symbiosis institute of mass communication and has to her credit several ad films and short films including 'Oh Man', a short film which was selected for the Berlin film festival.