Mangaluru, Aug 24, 2018 : Mandd Sobhann will organise the first-ever Global Konkani Cine Award presentation ceremony, Mandd Sobhann Head/Gurkar Eric Ozario stated.
He said that Mandd Sobhann has been conferring Global Konkani Music awards in various categories. From this year, awards will be conferred to the artistes of Konkani films, by organising Global Konkani Cine Awards once in two years.
This year, the award function will be held at the premises of Kalangann, Shaktinagar at 6 pm on December 9.
The Global Konkani Cine Award will be conferred to Konkani films produced in any part of the globe.
The films must have been produced between January 2016 and December 2017.
Awards will be presented by film, director, actor, supporting actor, supporting actress, screenplay-dialogue and music categories. Also, the best short film in Konkani will be awarded. The short film must have been produced between January 2016 and September 2018 and should have a maximum duration of 20 minutes.
The award consists of a plaque, a trophy and Rs 25,000 in cash.
Application formats can be downloaded from www.manddsobhann.org. Applications should be submitted before September 30.
Nominations will be announced on November 9. The awardees’ name will be announced during the award function, said Ozario.
For details, contact 0824 2232239, 2230489.
Mandd Sobhann president Louis J Pinto, organiser Stany Alwaris, treasurer Arun Raj Rodrigues and Public Relations officer Navin Lobo were present.