Rajdweep, a scriptwriter and lyricist from Assam has won the 4th best prize for his script ‘Ishqology’ at the first version of the Cinestaan India’s Storytellers Competition held in Mumbai. Bollywood Super-star Aamir Khan distributed the honor to Rajdweep.
The contest saw entries from more than 3,500 aspiring screenwriters from across India. The complete prize quantity is Rs. 50 lakh. Not just the champions received their prize money, but they will certainly likewise obtain a chance to pitch their scripts to workshops as well as studios and production houses. Rajdweep received Rs. 4 lakh as prize money.
“It’s a wonderful moment for me to receive the award from Aamir Khan. I have actually been a big fan of Aamir Khan. Prior to this, I have actually never ever been to Mumbai and I always had the belief that I will certainly concern Mumbai when the city would certainly call me. I enjoy that it happened by doing this,” said Rajdweep.
Rajdweep made his debut as a script-writer with ‘Khel– the Game’, an Assamese movie by Ashok Kumar Bishoya in 2015. He has also penned a number of scripts for popular plays which have been staged throughout the state in different theaters. He has also composed tunes for Konkona Sen Sharma directed ‘A Death in the Gunj’ and ‘Jagga Jasoos’ by Anurag Basu.