17th edition of the Mumbai International Film Festival of India (MIFF 2022) confers Dr. V. Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award on noted author and documentary filmmaker Shri Sanjit Narwekar to commemorate his exquisitely deep, remarkably diverse and inspiring body of work.
The Chief Guest of the opening ceremony, Union Minister of Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution and Textiles Shri Piyush Goyal and Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting, Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying Dr. L. Murugan along with other dignitaries presented the award to Shri Sanjit Narwekar.
The coveted award comprises of cash prize of Rs. 10 lakhs, trophy and a citation.
He has also received the Swarna Kamal
at the National Film Awards for his book ‘Marathi Cinema in Retrospect
.’.Source : PIB