Shekhar Kapur appointed president of FTII Society and chairman of FTII Governing Council

The ministry of information and broadcasting on Tuesday announced that noted director Shekhar Kapur has been appointed as the new president of Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society and chairman of FTII Governing Council.

Kapur’s tenure will be till March 3, 2023.

The 74-year-old is known for his works in Hindi and international cinema. He has received numerous awards including the Padma Shri in 2000, Golden Globe Award and two BAFTA Awards in 1998.

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