Pan Nalin's 'Angry Indian Goddesses' wins second prize at Toronto International Film Festival

Angry Indian Goddesses by Indian filmmaker Pan Nalin, been placed second in the Grolsch People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)

hidden September 21, 2015 15:37:11 IST
Pan Nalin's 'Angry Indian Goddesses' wins second prize at Toronto International Film Festival

Toronto: Angry Indian Goddesses by Indian filmmaker Pan Nalin, who has explored "firebrand women" in the Bollywood film, has been placed second in the Grolsch People's Choice Award at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).

The all-out female buddy film boasts of a line-up that includes Sandhya Mridul, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Sarah-Jane Dias, Anushka Manchanda, Amrit Maghera, Rajshri Deshpande and Pavleen Gujral.

Pan Nalins Angry Indian Goddesses wins second prize at Toronto International Film Festival

A still from Angry Indian Goddesses. IBNLive

This year marked the 38th year that Toronto audiences were able to cast a ballot for their favourite festival film for the Grolsch People’s Choice Award. This year’s award went to Lenny Abrahamson for Room", read the fest's official site.

The first runner-up is "Angry Indian Goddesses" and the second runner up is Tom McCarthy's "Spotlight".

Sarah-Jane also took to Twitter to express her excitement at winning.

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