10th IDPA Awards for Excxellence function was held on October 8th 2013,
held at P.L.Deshpande Mini Theater 1st floor, was well attended by participants , members, winners and their families.
Chief Guest, Shri Sanjay Deotale, Honourable Minister for Culture& Environment, Government of Maharashtra
His Eminence Thuksey Rinpoche represented The Gyalwang Drukpa
Mr V. S. Kundu – Films Division
The IDPA Awards for Excellence awards Gold and Silver trophies to its winners.
Special Award categories are:
The IDPA-ONGC Award for - The Best Film on Environment also carries cash prize .
The IDPA-His Holiness The Gyalwang Drukpa Award for - The Best Public Service Film
was instituted at the 10th IDPA Awards in 2013, which also carries a cash prize.
The Ezra Mir Award for Lifetime Achievement is given every 2 years to eminent documentary filmmakers.
At the 10th IDPA Awards for Excellence 2013 –
The Ezra Mir Award for Lifetime Achievement was awarded to ‘Shrimati Vijaya Mulay’
The Indian Documentary Producer’s Association
(IDPA), a public trust, came into existence in 1956.
Since its inception IDPA’s Endeavour is to promote
the cause of Documentary and Short Film makers
whenever opportunity presents itself.