Recently, the Mumbai International Film Festival got over before its final wrap some awards were given to some wonderful documentaries and short films.
Manipuri movie Phum Sang has won the Golden Conch Award for the best documentary upto 60 minutes.
Phum Sang is directed by Hao Bam Paban Kumar and the 52 minutes long movie talks about serious environmental problems faced at the Loktak lake.
Pabankumar won the cash prize of 3 lacs Rupees.
Apart from it, Swiss drama My name is salt and Indian entry placebo shared Gold Conch for the best feature length documentary film.
The main of the Maharashtra government is to encourage the young filmmakers.