Indian Film Festival Melbourne (IFFM) 2016 Awards: Check The List of Winners

IFFM Awards 2016 Winners: A night filled with glitter, shutterbugs, amazing performers and celebrations from the very beginning, Indian Film Festival Melbourne 2016 held on August 12, from 19:00 hrs IST at Melbourne Recital Centre, Australia. The who’s who attended the event with an ocean of guests flowed in belonging to not only Australian Film Industry but also Pakistan industry.

IFFM Awards Night

Indian Film industry, mainly Bollywood, Tollywood, Kollywood, etc. had many guests who attended the event along with superb performance put up by melodious singers from Bollywood and Pakistan industry. Although the event is still going on and continue till August 21, 2016. The 10 days event has films screening, various events, awards nights, dance competitions, empowerment concerts, short film competition, and much more. It is mainly an amalgamation of many creative industries under one roof celebrating talent in all segments. Indian Film Festival Melbourne 2016 attracted millions of audiences from all over places in Australia.

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Guest List of Indian Film Festival Melbourne 2016

  • Rishi Kapoor
  • Srijit Mukherji
  • Rituparna Sengupta
  • Vidya Balan
  • Richa Chaddha
  • Sara Haider
  • Leena Yadav
  • Malaika Arora Khan
  • Anurag Kashyap
  • Fawad Khan
  • Amrinder Gill
  • Rajeev Masand
  • Shakun Batra
  • Radhika Apte
  • Shalmali Kholgade

Indian Film Festival Melbourne Awards 2016 : Winners’ List

  1. Best Film Award – Kapoor & Sons
  2. Diversity Award for Contribution in Indian Cinema – Fawad Khan
  3. Indian Film Festival Excellence in Cinema Award – Rishi Kapoor
  4. Best Actor (Male) – Nawazuddin Siddiqui for Raman Raghav 2.0
  5. Best Actor (Female) – Sonam Kapoor for Neerja
  6. Best Director – Shakun Batra
  7. Best Indie Film – Thithi

Indian Film Festival Melbourne 2016: List of Nominations

  1. Best Actor – Ranveer Singh (Bajirao Mastaani), Manoj Bajpai (Aligarh), Shah Rukh Khan (FAN), Nawazuddin Siddiqui (Raman Raghav 2.0)
  2. Best Actress – Sonam Kapoor (Neerja), Deepika Padukone (Bajirao Mastaani), Radhika Apte (Parched), Rituparna Sengupta (Rajkahini)
  3. Best Film – Neerja, Kapoor & Sons, Bajirao Mastaani, Raman Raghav 2.0
  4. Best Indie Film – Parched, Thithi, Otaal, Angry Indian Goddesses, Kothanodi

Henceforth, the event organized from August 11 to 21, 2016, witnessed many renowned personalities assembled to celebrate Indian Film industry and honor the hardship of various artists. The award night had many performers in the line such as Shalmali Kholgade, Suzzane D’mello and Pakistani singer Sara Haider who also performed for a noble cause like Women Empowerment. The celebration was grand with almost lakhs of attendees praising work of Film industry of India at Indian Film Festival Melbourne 2016. Rest of the details can be availed from the official website www.iifm.com.au.

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