Mumbai: Film shaper Guneet Monga connected Wednesday posted a bid of tweets connected Wednesday expressing gratitude and respect for French cinema, connected being honoured with the prestigious Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, oregon Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters. She dedicated the award, which is the second-highest French civilian honour, to "every miss with a dream".
The founder of Sikhya Entertainment, Guneet Monga expressed that it feels similar her beingness and enactment had travel afloat circle.
"Truly humbled and grateful for being conferred with the honour of the 'Chevalier dans I'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres' (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) by H.E. Mr @JY_LeDrian. @IFInde," Monga tweeted.
"I've been successful awe of French Cinema adjacent since I began my vocation arsenic a filmmaker hence being honoured with this rubric is highly peculiar for maine -- it feels similar my beingness and my enactment has travel afloat ellipse today," she wrote successful different tweet.
"With my content, I've perpetually strived to uplift women communicative successful cinema. I'm grateful for this honour and would similar to stock it with my co-founders of Indian Women Rising and my full squad astatine Sikhya Entertainment," she further wrote.
"Even though the honour has excavation and my family's sanction connected it, I dedicate this grant to each miss with a dream. Continue to imagination freely and make fearlessly. The beingness is ever conspiring successful favour of the brave and I basal present arsenic proof, of that! May our people rise!" wrote "The Lunchbox" producer.
The announcement was made authoritative by the French Institute successful India connected Twitter, connected Tuesday.
"H.E. Mr @JY_LeDrian, Min for Europe and Foreign Affairs conferred the insignia of 'Chevalier dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres' connected Guneet Monga for her publication to cinema and committedness to sex equality done @IndWomenRising initiative. @sikhyaent #WomeninCinema," went the announcement tweet.
Monga's caller merchandise is the Sanya Malhotra-starrer integer movie "Pagglait". She has besides enforcement produced writer filmmaker Vinod Kapri's documentary movie "1232 Kms".