In Patna, the Bodhisattva International Film Festival (BIFF), the veteran actor Nana Patekar will recieve Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Indian cinema.
BIFF organizer and president of the Foundation for Rural affection Bodhisattva said Sneha Routray Voice of Change Award for Lifetime Achievement will be presented to Nana Patekar for his immense contribution to Indian cinema and dedication in the field of social work and responsibility. Bihar Rural affection Foundation, a legacy of the initiative, which organizes the International Film Festival every year. The organizers claim that films from Iran, the US, France, Italy, Spain, UK, Turkey, Russia, Brazil, Germany, Argentina, Bangladesh, Canada, Portugal, Austria and more than 3,000 films other countries will be present in the program.
Routray Ketan Mehta, Mahesh Bhatt, Adoor Gopalakrishnan, Shatrughan Sinha, Shyam Benegal and Swara Bhaskar is expected to be present. BIFF will be held from February 16 to 23.