Top prize for Bengali movie at Japan film fest

‘Dostojee’—a Bengali film by Prasun Chatterjee about two boys navigating a growing religious divide after the destruction of the Babri Masjid —beat at least two Cannes winners of 2021 (‘Feathers’ and ‘Playground’) to win the top prize at Japan’s Nara International Film Festival (NIFF) this year.

Top prize for Bengali movie at Japan film fest
‘Dostojee’—a Bengali film by Prasun Chatterjee about two boys navigating a growing religious divide after the destruction of the Babri Masjid —beat at least two Cannes winners of 2021 (‘Feathers’ and ‘Playground’) to win the top prize at Japan’s Nara International Film Festival (NIFF) this year.