Filmmaker Vikas Khanna and veteran actress Neena Gupta registered a double victory at Indian International Film Festival of Boston. The Badhaai Ho actor won Best Actress award while her film The Last Color emerged victorious in Best Feature Film category.
Filmmaker Vikas Khanna just took to his social media profile and expressed his excitement over the win. He wrote, “Its a blessing to receive so much love for my modest creation. Thank you all for believing in my story of change, inclusiveness, and pure friendship…@Neenagupta001 #TheLastColor #SplashingColorsWorldwide”
An elated Neena Gupta also took to her social media and expressed her gratitude. She wrote, “#Repost @vikaskhannagroup…Super proud of our big victory at #IIFFB2019, BOSTON tonight…Best Feature Film – The Last Color, Best Actress – Neena Gupta, Thank you all for your love and support. Chicago Premiere – 20th Sept, @csaffestival – Opening Night Film. Washington D. C. Premiere – 22nd Sept @dcsaff – Closing Night Film. @neena_gupta @jitendra__siffcy @vishygo @thelastcolorfilm”
The directorial debut of world-renowned chef Vikas Khanna The Last Color deals with taboo surrounding widows in Vrindavan and Varanasi in India.
The film’s first look was unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival and has since traveled around the world to various film festivals including New York Indian Film Festival 2019 and Indie Meme Film Festival among others.
Neena Gupta will next be seen in Panga, Sooryavanshi and Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan.