Priyanka Chopra’s midas touch seems to be never ending as her debut Marathi production film ‘Ventilator’ has bagged the Best Screenplay Award at the 15th Pune International Film Festival (PIFF).
Priyanka Chopra’s mother Madhu Chopra said that she is homoured with the appreciation the film has received and said, It means a lot to me because the subject of the movie is very close to my heart and it was something which we all, Priyanka and Rajesh truly believed in.
The movie has been selected for New York Film Festival too. Director Rajesh Mapuskar, who also worked on the screenplay of the movie, received the award on stage and said, ‘I am overwhelmed to receive my first award at Pune International Film Festival and that too for writing.
I am happy international jury has appreciated and honoured our screenplay. It’s a proud moment for the team. The Marathi film Ventilator was produced by Priyanka Chopra’s production house Purple Pebble Pictures and the film released in November 2016 and bagged the award at the on-going Pune Film Festival.