The Third Wife wins Best Film award at 24th Kolkata International Film Festival
‘The Third Wife’, directed by Vietnamese director Ash Mayfair, movies has won the Best Film award at the 24th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF-2018). Mayfair and her compatriot producer Tran Thi Bich Ngoc collected the ‘Royal Bengal Tiger’ trophy and Rs 51 lakh cheque. Similarly, Egyptian director Abu Bakr Shawky won the Best Director award for his film ‘Judgement Day’ (Yomeddine). In Indian Language category, Indian director Praveen Morchhale’s film ‘Widow of Silence’ grabbed the Hiralal Sen Memorial Award for Best Film and Arijit Biswas won the Best Director award for his film Surjo Prithibir Chardike Ghore (Sun goes round the Earth).