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Ethiopian, Indian movies bag top award at global culture film fest

Kanda BodeAn Ethiopian and an Indian film shared the top honours at the first international Culture Cinema Film Festival-2021 that concluded here on Wednesday, officials said.

The Ethiopian film, "Kanda Bode" (Don't Get Whipped) directed by Fekad Kiros, and India's "Sindhustan" directed by Sapna Bhavnani bagged the $1,000 top prize as Film of the Festival, said festival director Praveen Nagda.

The two films also bagged the top prize in the categories of Tribal Community and Diaspora Culture, respectively. (daijiworld)