Taare Zameen Par, A Wednesday win V Shantaram award


MUMBAI: Aamir Khan’s directorial debut Taare Zameen Par has won the Gold Award for Best Film at the V Shantaram Awards.

Additionally, Neeraj Pandey’s A Wednesday and Marathi film Tingya bagged the Silver and Bronze award in the Best Film category.

Pandey also won the Best Director Gold award as well as Best Debut Director award.

The Silver Best director award went to Aamir Khan for Taare Zameen Par while Ashutosh Gowariker received the Best Director Bronze award for Jodhaa Akbar.

Darsheel Safary and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan bagged the Best Actor and Actress for TZP and Jodhaa Akbar respectively.

On the other hand, Jimmy Shergill received the ‘Best artiste in a supporting role’ award for his performance in A Wednesday. The debut artiste award went to Farhan Akhtar for Rock On.

AR Rehman won the Best Music Director for Jodhaa Akbar while Kiran Deohans received the Best Cinematography Award.

Amol Gupte bagged the best writing award for Taare Zameen Par; best sound award went to late H Sridhar for the Tamil film Dashavataram. Shree Narayan Singh received the Best editing award for A Wednesday.