After Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio and Aishwarya Rai, filmmaker Guneet Monga turns into the recipient of the French Honour | Folks Information
Mumbai: Driving excessive on the outstanding success of her latest hit ‘Pagglait’, acclaimed filmmaker Guneet Monga to be conferred with the honour of Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters (Chevalier dans I’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres), the second-highest civilian French honour.
Guneet Monga is an Indian film producer, a BAFTA nominee and amongst the primary producers from India to be inducted into the Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences. She is the founding father of Sikhya Leisure that has been on the helm of pushing content-driven cinema with movies like The Lunchbox, Masaan, What is going to individuals say, Soorarai Pottaru, Haramkhor, Peddlers and Oscar-Profitable Quick Movie Documentary – Interval, Finish of Sentence to call a couple of. Guneet Monga is among the most famous filmmakers not simply in India but in addition throughout the globe, symbolising the victory of content material along with her tasks.
In a collaborative effort to uplift Indian feminine content material creators throughout the globe, Guneet Monga co-founded the cinema collective– Indian Ladies Rising which aided the run of the critically acclaimed brief movie ‘Bittu’ on the Oscars.
Honouring the various accomplishments of the younger filmmaker barring the geographical boundaries with content material that resonates with the viewers past the demographical bounds, the French Consulate has determined to supply the title to Guneet Monga.
Guneet Monga could be felicitated at a ceremony in Delhi on the thirteenth April 2021 by the Ambassador of France to India, on behalf of the French authorities.
Celebrating the varied vary of labor by Guneet Monga, the distinguished distinction is a mark of appreciation for her invaluable contribution to world cinema.
Earlier, Indian Celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Amitabh Bachchan, Nandita Das, Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, Anurag Kashyap, Kalki Koechlin, amongst others have been felicitated by the honour, together with worldwide biggies like Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio, Bruce Willis, amongst others.