Krishan Hooda directorial ‘Rebellious Flower’ won Special Mention Jury award at Salento International Film Festival held in Tricase, Italy 2015. The film was the closing night film and the screening was graced by Indian Ambassador to Italy Basant Gupta. Hooda officially represented India in Italy.
Salento International Film Festival celebrates real cinema around the world and the event witnessed many Italian celebrities and filmmakers, one of them Marco Leonardi of ‘Once Upon a Time in Mexico’ fame. The event was held in Piazza Pisanelli, in the heart of the Historic Centre of Tricase from September 4 to 12, 2015.
“Our work was liked and appreciated by everyone. I always wanted ‘Rebellious Flower’ should speak for itself and it spoke volumes. We could hear that with the accolades we received” said director Hooda. The story is about a bouquet of handpicked flowers from the garden of an unending celebration. Inspired by the life of Osho, this is the first film on the spiritual guru – Rajneesh Osho.