IMPHAL: Ipak Films Production Manipur celebrated its 13th Annual Conference 2020 at the Manipur State Film Development Society (MSFDS) on Sunday and presented awards to the different personalities from Manipur, Canada and Tripura.
In the function, “Ipak Films Lifetime Achievement Award 2020” were presented to four personalities, viz. Thokchom Sonney@Manihar (Bangaladesh origin turned Canadian Citizen), Khoisnam Birla Devi, Writer, Social & Cultural Activist from Tripura, Manipuri film artiste Samjetsabam Mangoljao and Social Activist Longjam Memchoubi.
“Ipak Films Achievers Award 2020” were presented to Mutum Robindro, owner of SYON Pvt. Industry, Amom Jenil Khuman (Humanitarian Service provider) and Social Activist Laimujam Pratap Singh.
The awards of different categories were donated by Asem Jenedy principal cum founder of Imphal Public Hr. Sec. School.
Ipak Films Production Manipur Secretary and Producer Rakesh Naorem said that Ipak means a group of different professionals and the organization is committed to honour the different personalities and bridge the gap between the state and other Manipuris scattering outside.
Langpoklakpam Ongbi Shantibala Devi, wife of Art & Culture, Health & Family Welfare Minister L. jayentakumar attended the function as chief guest while Ipak Films Priduction Manipur Advisor Dr. S. Manaoton, State Teacher Awardee Sobita Soubam, Heingang High School Former Head Mistress Nirmala Rajkumari and National & International Awardee Asem kenedy as president guest of honour respectively.
The first Indo-Bangla Manipuri Feature Film “BANGLADESHKI SANA TAMPHA” was screened after the function.