Mumbai, Sept. 26 -- Director Madhur Bhandarkar will be felicitated with a special award by Hollywood actor Tom Bower at the upcoming Syracuse International Film Festival.
The event, which will be held from October 5-12 in New York, USA, will also host screenings of two of Madhur's films - Fashion (2008) and Heroine (2012).
Currently, Madhur is in Mauritius, shooting for his next, titled Calendar Girls. The film's producer, Sangeeta Ahir, tells us, "Madhur was with me when this news came, and he was happy to hear about it. He has proved his credibility with great films and innumerable awards, and this one only adds to the fact that he is truly one of the finest directors we have in the industry."
Calendar Girls will hit theatres on May 1, 2015.