Indian-origin British Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha honored with the Sikh Jewel Award for 2017

Posted on:29 Mar 2017 13:07:53
Indian-origin British Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha honored with the Sikh Jewel Award for 2017
29 March 2017 Current Affairs: Indian-origin British Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha has been honored with the Sikh Jewel Award for 2017 for her immense contribution to British cinema.

Chadha, whose films include Bhaji on the Beach, Bend It Like Beckham and Bride and Prejudice, received the award from UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon. The event was organized by the British Sikh Association.

The High Commissioner of India to the UK, Y K Sinha, who was the Guest of Honour, was also present on the dais.

Chadha’s latest film, "Viceroy’s House" tells the true story of the final five months of British rule in India and coincides with the 70th anniversary of the Independence of India and the founding of Pakistan.

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