The 22nd edition of San Francisco Global Movie Festival announced the jury awards for competition section of the festival which ran from August 15-17.
Param Gill was in a unique situation with his Hollywood and Bollywood film competing against each other at the film festival. DOA: DEATH OF AMAR won the Audience Choice Award and Best Score. LAST SUPPER won in five categories including best director for Param Gill. The award comes with a cash prize of USD 100000.
DOA: Death of Amar is a fast paced suspense thriller about a struggling actor marked for death. This is his first Bollywood film produced by Remo D'Souza Entertainment. Critics and audience were bowled over by the solid performance of Rajeev Khandelwal in the film which will open in India later this year.
Gill began his career in America with Rockin Meera in 2009, which played at several film festivals and was acclaimed for its huge canvas. He followed it up with a thriller, Hotel Hollywood which recovered its budget on the first day of release. Last Supper is his third film in Hollywood which is set for Thanksgiving 2014 release in North America. He is next developing a new Bollywood project which will roll in October.