First Indian to win Oscar Bhanu Athaiya passes away

The first Indian to win the Oscar award, Bhanu Athaiya handed away. She received the Best Costume Design Oscar for her work within the 1982 movie Gandhi, directed by Richard Attenborough. In 2012, Athaiya returned her Oscar to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for safekeeping.

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Bhanu Athaiya had additionally designed costumes for over 100 Bollywood films. And in a profession of greater than 5 a long time received two National Awards, for Gulzar’s thriller drama “Lekin” (1990) and the interval movie “Lagaan” directed by Ashutosh Gowariker (2001).

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