Indian gay, lesbian and transgender films had an international festival run in October 2013, making a mark worldwide. KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, whose 4th edition was held in May 2013, facilitated programming Indian and South Asian LGBT films around the world.
Morgan directed by Michael Akers from the USA won the Best Narrative Feature Film at the 4thKASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival. The award, which has a cash prize of Rs 30,000 sponsored by acclaimed actor AnupamKher and his Actor Prepares school for actors, was handed out at a glittering closing ceremony of the festival on Sunday evening.
Sridhar Rangayan, festival director of KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival was on the Jury for Iris Prize Festival 2013 which awards the highest cash award for LGBT films in the world.