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Baahubali-2 bags People's Choice Award at IFFM

13 August 2017, 12:02 | Darnell Patrick

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with Aaradhya at IIFM 2017 Melbourne

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with Aaradhya at IIFM 2017 Melbourne

It has a line-up of over 60 Bollywood films, indie films and short films in 20 different languages, which are from India and the subcontinent, including over 30 Australian premieres, read the statement from the fest organisers. "But above all, I must thank the fans, who have loved me so immensely and it's because of you, we get to live our dream, our passion".

Mumbai: It is the proud moment for lovely Indian actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as she now holds the honour of being the first actress to hoist Indian flag in Melbourne.

Dangal and Baahubali are truly the people's choice in the best possible way as both of them are highest and second highest grossing film of all time respectively. Having conquered the global box office, both the films got huge respect and applauds at the IFFM right from bagging the "best director" award to the "popular choice" One of the most revolutionary film of the year, "Lipstick Under My Burkha" too won quite a few awards for it's fearless performances.

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Rahul Bose won the "Equality In Cinema" award. She was quoted as saying, "I'm so humbled and filed with gratitude to be given this award". Taran Adarsh went to the stage and gave the award to Nitesh Tiwari (Director of Dangal) and Shobu Yarlagadda (Producer of Baahubali) with proud and honor.

Thanking Melbourne for giving such an honour to her, Aishwarya said, "Thank you everyone for giving us such a moment of pride and happiness with so much love and warmth".

We at India.com would like to take the opportunity to congratulate all the winners.



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