California, 17.11.2014 – Amit Sharma, of CINEMAMIT, has won a prestigious Award of Merit from the IndieFEST Film Awards. The award was given for Amit Sharmas’ exciting short film, Simply Love, which left a beautiful social message of love. Simply Love is a short film based on the real life incident of Rev. Dada J. P. Vasvani.
“The greatest power in the world and the most unused one – is the power of love” – Rev. Dada J. P. Vasvani
“It was a challenge to weave a story around a small real life incident of Rev. Dada J. P. Vaswani’s life. But nothing is impossible when it is in agreement with god. I am thankful to Pilgrim Productions for giving me this opportunity to spread love in the world through my skills and craft and to serve in the presence of Rev. Dada J. P. Vaswani. I am also thankful to the entire crew and cast for such amazing show in such tight deadlines” – Amit Sharma (Writer, Editor, Director)
The IndieFEST Film Awards recognizes film, television, videography and new media professionals who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity, and those who produce standout entertainment or contribute to profound social change. Entries are judged by highly qualified professionals in the film and television industry. Information about the IndieFEST and a list of recent winners can be found at www.theindiefest.com.
In winning an IndieFEST Film Award, Amit Sharma joins the ranks of other high-profile winners of this internationally respected award including Liam Neeson as the narrator of Love Thy Nature, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Tom Hall for Generosity of Eye and European heavyweight Roland Joffee for The Lovers starring Josh Hartnett. Rick Prickett, who chairs The IndieFEST Film Awards, had this to say about the latest winners, “The IndieFEST is not an easy award to win. Entries are received from around the world from powerhouse companies to remarkable new talent. The IndieFEST helps set the standard for craft and creativity. The judges were pleased with the exceptional high quality of entries. The goal of The IndieFEST Film Awards is to help winners achieve the recognition they deserve.”