Manipuri actress Leishangthem Tonthoi bags Best Actress Award for the portrayal of a mother in the film ‘Eewai-the ripple’ in the 3rd edition of Jammu International Film Festival held on 8th and 9th April at Abhinav theatre, Jammu.
The Film is produced under the banner Nongdol Mamikol and directed by Khwairakpam Bishwamitra. Leishangthem Tointhoi and Henary Sarangthem are in the lead roles and is produced by Rebika Okram.
The Jammu International Film Festival witnessed parallel screenings of 25 feature films, short films and documentaries from countries like Iran, India, France and the United States. The audience comprised students, artists, art lovers and people from all walks of life.
The festival began with parallel screenings in all three halls, and the screenings were jam-packed with audiences. The opening section of the festival showcased short films and a documentary from countries such as Iran, India, France, and the United States.