Imphal: Curtains got here down on the 4th version of ‘Documentor Imphal’ sequence on Saturday on the Preview Theatre of MSFDS advanced at Palace Gate, Imphal.
The 4th version was collectively organized by Manipur State Movie Improvement Society (MSFDS), and Documentary Useful resource Initiative (DRI). Throughout the occasion, a complete of Rs 8 lakh in money awards was handed over to eight documentary filmmakers from the state.
‘Past the Trials‘, a documentary movie undertaking on excessive sport as a expression of freedom, by Khaba Maimon was conferred the ‘Greatest Undertaking’, bagging the very best money prize award of Rs 2.5 lakh.
Documentaries ‘On the Crossroad‘, based mostly on the problems confronting the state concerning the transition from Bengali script to Meitei Mayek, by James Khangenbam and ‘Battlefield Imphal’ have been conferred the ‘Promisingly Culturally Engaged Undertaking’ and ‘Promisingly Socially Engaged Undertaking’, respectively, with money awards of Rs 1.5 lakh every.
5 different documentary movie tasks – Andro Goals (by Meena Longjam), Nameless Dance (by Tushar Nongthombam), Eche Sharmila (by Manoj Kshetrimayum), Bidyapati –The Girl Everest Summiter (by Paonam Birjeet) and We’re the Water (by Grace Rephung L) have been additionally conferred ‘Undertaking improvement money awards’ of Rs 50,000 every.
The entrepreneurs, who collectively supported the tasks, are Dr Thangjam Dhabali, MD of Babina Healthcare & Hospitality; Wahengbam Braja, artwork collector and founding father of Child Basis, a non-public child day care college; educationist Konica Khuraijam, and Radhesyam Oinam, the proprietor of Community Providers.
That is the primary time that native entrepreneurs have stepped ahead to help native documentary filmmakers to assist them notice their dream tasks by offering monetary help.
The documentary movies have been made through the five-day Incubation & Mentorship Lab known as ‘Documentor Imphal’, collectively organized by MSFDS and DRI Kolkata. 4 acclaimed documentary movie mentors from India are behind the documentary tasks to offer the much-needed steerage to the budding filmmakers.
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