Awards

Chennai Rainbow Film Festival

chennai rainbow lgbt film festival awards

chennai rainbow film festival - balu mahendran Chennai Rainbow Film Festival team presents special category of awards for people from Film, Media and art fraternity, who have immensely contributed to the community by highlighting LGBT issues, will be felicitated with a ‘Rainbow Ambassador’ award. The awards will be given away by Mr.Balu Mahendra (Film Director & Cinematographer) to the following personalities:
1.Mr.Sarath Kumar (Actor & Politician)
2.Ms.Vijaya Padma Govindarajan (Film Director)
3.Mr.Gnani Sankaran (Film Critic & Stageplay Director)
4.Ms.Priya Menon (Journalist – Times of India)
5.Ms.Sanobar Sultana (Radio Jockey – Chennai Live FM)
6.Mr.Ashwin Srinivas (Actor)

Awards for best LGBT shorts/documentaries (Cash prizes & Mementos)

The following awards are being given

chennai rainbow lgbt film festival best film awards
1. Cinema Rendezvous Best short film (Tamil)
This award is being presented by Ms. Shailaja Chetlur (Actor & Social Activist) & Ms. Nina Reddy (Executive Director of Savera Group of Hotels & Social activist) both from Chennai International Film Festival
2. Best Short Film/Documentary (National)
3. Best Short Film (Regional)
4. Best Short/Documentary (International)