The critics have spoken. Last night, the Critics' Choice Shorts and Series awards bestowed their annual awards, honoring achievement in short films and web series over the past year.
Who won big at Critics' Choice Awards, Check out the list of winners:
It was a night of fun and fiction as Siblings bagged the Best film award, Sheetal Menon was named as the Best Director and Shivani Tanksale won the Best Actress awards for her epic portrayal for the same. Adding to this, Sheetal, Bejoy Nambiar, and Arpita Chatterjee went on to win the Best Writing (Drama) for Siblings.
Versatile actor Naseeruddin Shah claimed the Best Actor award for his phenomenal performance in Rogan Josh. Rachit Mehta won the Best editing for Suno and Best Cinematography award was taken by Ayan Saxena for The East Wind.
Following on, the series Little things S02 led the pack with maximum acclaim and awards. Little things S02 won the Best Series awards, Mithila Palkar won the Best Actress (Comedy/Romance) and there was a tie in Best Actor (Comedy/Romance) award with Dhruv Sehgal for Little Things S02 and Vikrant Massey for Broken But Beautiful. Dhruv Sehgal was also awarded for his exceptional writing for Best Writing (Comedy/Romance).
Another eminent series that made it to the awards was Raj and DK's The Family Man which won the Best Series (Drama) and Manoj Bajpayee won Best Actor (Drama) for The Family Man. Shefali Shah's remarkable performance in Delhi Crime won her Best Actress (Drama) and Richie Mehta won Best Writing (Drama) for the series Delhi Crime
Best Series (Unscripted) was bagged by the show This is My Hood. Swapnil S Sonawane and Sylvester Fonseca won Best Cinematography for Sacred Games S02 and Made in Heaven music director Gaurav Raina won for Best Music in the show.
Living up to its credit, Critics' Choice Shorts and Series Awards rewarded the talent and the creativity shining out from the Indian entertainment space.
This year turned out to be a special treat as the panel has decided to add OTT content into the mix which only brought more quality content to the fore.
The Critics' Choice Shorts and Series Awards are an endeavor by the Film Critics Guild in partnership with Motion Content Group and in collaboration with Vistas Media Capital.
Aiming to recognize and appreciate the inventiveness and creativity of short storytellers and web series across the country, the Critics' Choice Shorts and Series Awards celebrated talent across the digital universe.