Sai Paranjape to be honoured with Raja Paranjape Award DIRECTOR Sai Pranjape will be honoured with the Raja Paranjape Award by veteran actor Shriram Lagoo at the Raja Paranjape Film Festival which will be held in the city from April 14-20.
Subodh Bhave,Tejaswini Pandit,Nishikant Kamat and Girish Kulkarni will receive the Raja Paranjape Young Achievers Award. The honours will be bestowed on them on April 14. The inaugural function will be held at the New English School,Ramanbaug. Veteran stage artiste Lalan Sarang will present the awards,followed by a kathak performance, said Archana Rane,president of the Raja Paranjpe Foundation. The highlights of the festival include Alaap,a semi classical performance and natyasangeet presented by Sayali Panse,Prathamesh Laghate and Chaitanya Kulkarni. Paranjapes films including Lakhachi Goshta,Un-Paus,Pedgaonche Shahane and Jagachya Pathivar will also be screened at the National Film Archives during the festival.