Konkona Sen Sharma won two awards at the New York Indian Film Festival - Best Director for A Death In The Gunj and Best Actress for Lipstick Under My Burkha
Kiran Dubey quit Television in 2009 to pursue an acting course at the New York Film Academy. Later, she was roped in by Hollywood director John Henry Richardson for his film 'Where Is She Now?'
Oscars 2017: The final count - six Oscars for La La Land, including Best Director for Damien Chazelle and Best Actress for Emma Stone. There were three wins for Moonlight
Damien Chazelle won the best director award for La La Land while Ezra Edelman was given the best documentary maker award