The 26th of December will witness a highly prestigious award function, the V. Shantaram Awards. This particular award was set up in memory of the late filmmaker V. Shantaram. The highlight of this award is that it enables the entire Indian cinema with a cross-section of languages to compete on a single platform. Following is the list of nominations in the various categories of the V. Shantaram awards.
A Wednesday- Shital Bhatia, Anjum Rizvi and Ronnie Screwvala
Jodhaa Akbar- Ashutosh Gowarikar and Ronnie Screwvala
Kadha Parayumpol (Malayalam)- Sreenivasan Mukesh
Paradesi (Malayalam)- M J Anthony
Taare Zameen Par- Aamir Khan
Tingya (Marathi)- Ravi Rai