Assamese filmmaker Rima Das was appointed as official ambassador of Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF)’s ‘Share Her Journey’ campaign.
The other Indian ambassadors of campaign include Filmmakers Mira Nair, Deepa Mehta, and Actress Priyanka Chopra.
The five years ‘Share Her Journey’ campaign was launched by TIFF in 2017. It aimed to increase participation, skills, and opportunities for women in front and behind of camera.
She has won national and international awards for her film ‘Village Rockstars’, which was India’s official entry to Oscars 2019 and won Dublin Film Critics Circle Jury Award for Best Director of her film ‘Bulbul Can Sing’.
Recently she was honoured with ICC NE Excellence Award by Indian Chamber of Commerce at North East Business Summit in New Delhi.