Priyanka Chopra’s career has achieved great heights in the past few years. After making her mark in Bollywood, the actress gained immense popularity in Hollywood. No doubt, she is now the Global Icon. Not just that, who knew, the actress will find her soul mate there. As we all know, Priyanka is in love with American pop-singer Nick Jonas and the couple is set to get married soon.
Well, coming back to Priyanka’s professional front, the actress apart from acting also has her own production house Purple Pebble Pictures which is handled by her mother Madhu Chopra also. Priyanka has produced many films under her home banner and the films have also recevied a lot of appreciation.
And now, with the latest victory, Priyanka has added another feather to her cap. The actress’ home production film Pahuna – The Little Visitors has won two awards at the SCHLINGEL International Film Festival for Children and Young Audience in Germany. Yes!
Pahuna won European Children’s Film Award and got a special mention in the Awards of The Professional Jury Feature Film International category as it got a tremendous response at the European premiere of the film at the festival held on October 2 and October 5. It won the awards on October 6.
The beautiful Sikkimese film is directed by Paakhi A. Tyrewala and narrates the story of three Nepalese children separated from their parents and their journey back home.
Priyanka’s mother Madhu Chopra said in a statement, “Pahuna… will always be a very special film for all of us at Purple Pebble Pictures. When we started the journey of Pahuna…, we didn’t anticipate the film to go this far. But God has been kind and the film has resonated with the audience not just in India but across the globe.”
She added, “I’m grateful to SCHLINGEL children’s film festival for the recognition. We are looking forward to many more such milestones in our journey at Purple Pebble Pictures.”