Rima Das at Cannes
GUWAHATI: Assamese director Rima Das has made the state proud once again by her representation at the Cannes Film Festival.
Das, the woman behind award winning films like Village Rockstars and Bulbul Can Sing, has made Assamese cinema a well known genre among the film critics around the world.
She has participated in various events including New York Indian Film Festival, Smile International Film Festival for Children and Youth (SIFFCY), and Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2018.
Das was a panelist at the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government India organised ‘Indian Pavillion’ which moderated a panel on regional films reaching the global audiences.
The event was inaugurated by the ministry’s secretary Amit Khare.