'Masaan' Bags Two Top Awards At Cannes

| May 25 , 2015 , 14:09 IST
Neeraj Ghaywan's directorial debut "Masaan", which premiered at this year's Cannes Film Festival, has won two awards-- FIPRESCI, International Jury of Film Critics prize and Promising Future prize in the Un Certain Regard section. France Cannes Masaan Photo Call The film, starring Richa Chadha, Sanjay Mishra, Vicky Kaushal and Shweta Tripathi in the lead roles, has been creating buzz at the festival and was treated to a five-minute-long standing ovation during its screening recently by the hard to please Cannes audience. Ghaywan posted on twitter. Richa also took to twitter to share her excitement. "Masaan" has been produced by Manish Mundra, Macassar Productions, Phantom Films, Sikhya Entertainment and French production company Pathe International. Some members of the Indian film fraternity congratulated the cast and crew of "Masaan" for their incredible journey at Cannes. Veteran actress Shabana Azmi wrote, "Congrats." Actor Ayushmann Khurrana said,