UNESCO Gandhi Medal for the Movie ‘Drift’

  • French, British and Greek co-production Drift directed by Anthony Chen.
  • It received the ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal.
  • At 54th International Film Festival of India.
  • The film is an emotional portrait of an immigrant woman who seems condemned to wander by the traumatic and terrible reality of human madness.

About The Award:

  • Established by ICFT Paris and UNESCO.
  • It is a yearly tribute presented at IFFI to a film that best mirrors Mahatma Gandhi’s vision of peace, non-violence, compassion and universal brotherhood.
  • Since its inception in 2015 at the 46th IFFI this award has celebrated films embodying these enduring values.
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