Mangaluru, Sept 14: ‘Mouna Mathadaga’, a silent short film which was released on YouTube, has bagged ‘best film’ award in the Asian International Film Festival-2020.
Written and directed by Prajwal Karpe, who hails from Dakshina Kannada’s Puttur, the short film was screened at Maxim Gorki Theater in Germany.
Senior actor and lyricist Dr Kasargod Ashok Kumar and theater personality Subramanya Pai have acted in lead roles. Chirag Chk, Pradeep Pai, Nithin Bhandary, Shubam Kulal, Priyanka, kavya Pujary, Shyam Prakash and Prajwal Karpe acted in supporting roles.
Prajwal Karpe has worked in Tulu movie Bhojaraaj Mbbs as assistant director apart from directing some short films and album song and also working in ads, documentary and feature films.