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Tillotama thrilled with new awards for 'Sir'

IANS  |  Mumbai 

is excited to have won the Best award at the (NYIFF) for her performance in 'Sir', which was adjudged the Best Film.

The movie, which has been widely lauded at film festival, features Tillotama with and Directed by Rohena Gera, it tells a love story of a servant and the son of her upper-class employer.

For Tillotama, to be nominated at NYIFF along with "greats" like Aparna Sen, Seema Biswas, and is "an insane memory to have and is the mental picture that I shall save".

"For us to win best film and best is completely the cherry atop a very groovy cake. I am very grateful to the jury and the festival," Tillotama told IANS.

'Sir' is yet to release in India, but it may happen soon.

"The is really fighting for a proper release of the film in And I do believe that she is going to make it happen," said the actress, who had earlier won the Best Actress honour at the Film Festival in January this year.



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First Published: Mon, May 13 2019. 23:38 IST