Mumbai: Vikram Bawa’s fashion film ‘The Long Show’ has been nominated for the International Fashion Film Awards (IFFA) 2014.
The film has been nominated in two categories – Best Art Direction and Best Music Nomination.
It’s an honour to be nominated amongst other prestigious nominations along with some of the biggest photographers, film makers and artists like David Zimmerman, Ellen Von Unwerth, Nadav Kander.
This is the first time an Indian photographer/film maker has been invited and nominated at these prestigious awards.
‘The Long Show’ , made for my friends, leading international fashion designers Falguni & Shane Peacock will be screened at the La Jolla Fashion Film Festival, USA, which culminates July, 2014 end, with the presentation of the IFFA in the 500 seat theatre at the beautiful Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla, California.
It is the world’s largest gathering of fashion filmmakers with Hollywood insiders, fashion media, bloggers from around the world, Industry Networking, Panel Discussions & Seminars, Red Carpet and press receptions, Awards and After Parties and is known as the Cannes of fashion films. Only the top 1% of fashion films around the world are shown at the Festival.
In relation to this Viram said, I’m very excited that I’m the 1st Indian to be nominated to the prestigious International Fashion Film Awards, L.A. USA and I would like to give my sincere thanks and love for all the support along the years from my friends and well wishers.