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Sridevi posthumously honoured at 71st Cannes Film Festival

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Iconic was posthumously honoured at Filmmaker Ghai, who received the award on her behalf, says he felt honoured.

was honoured with the TITAN Film Icon Award, which celebrates women of the film industry all over the world and also salutes the multicultural impact on the film industry.

shared a few photographs of himself while receiving the award on and captioned it: "It was honour to receive the award on behalf of legend Kapoor at yesterday for her outstanding contribution in and shared my experience with to western audience hosted by Titan film honours."

Sridevi's husband said he and his daughters and Khushi were overwhelmed with the recognition, tributes and love that the has been showered with.

"Her work and life has touched so many hearts across the world and she has been an inspiration to millions. She will live forever, thanks to her body of work," Boney said in a statement.

Sridevi in February died due to accidental drowning in a hotel. She was feted with a posthumous National Film Award for Best in appreciation of her performance in her last released film "Mom".



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First Published: Fri, May 18 2018. 12:46 IST