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National award increased my responsibility of raising social issues: 66th national award winner Director Satyaprakash Upadhyay

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66th National Award Winner

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu honored the winners of the 66th National Film Awards yesterday at Vigyan Bhavan. On the occasion, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar announced the launch of ‘Real Single Window’ by the Film Division to promote the production of films of international level in the country. Many feature and non-feature films bagged the awards and the award for the Best Art and Culture film under the Non Feature Film category was given to ‘Bunkar: The Last of The Varanasi Weavers’. Director Satyaprakash Upadhyay’s very first film focuses on the characteristics, history and the problems of Indian weavers. Describing the National Film Awards as a moment of pride for the entire team, Satyaprakash Upadhyay said that this award has boosted my enthusiasm and also increased the responsibility of raising social issues with prominence.

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