Bengaluru-based firm bags two awards at 64th National Film Awards
LXL Ideas has already won four national awards in 2011, 2013 and 2015 for other films produced, making it a total of 6 National Awards till date
Bengaluru, : LXL Ideas, India’s only organization focused on imparting life lessons to students, parents and educators, today announced that two of its films – The Waterfall and Little Magician - have been recognized at the annual 64th National Film Awards. The Little Magician and The Waterfall have been awarded the ‘Best Film on Family Values’ and ‘Best Educational Film’ respectively. LXL Ideas has already won four national awards in the past for its short films.
The films are produced by Syed Sultan Ahmed, Founder of LXL Ideas. Sultan is an advisor to CIET-NCERT and member of the FICCI School Education Committee. Sultan also serves as an advisor to several children’s brands & educational institutions globally on issues related to psychosocial development of teenagers.
Syed Sultan Ahmed, Founder LXL Ideas, said ‘I am thrilled that our films have yet again been recognized by the Directorate of Film Festivals. At LXL Ideas, we constantly strive to positively impact the lives of students, so they grow up to be holistic individuals. Imparting life skills is very critical to a child’s development, and we want to make it an entertaining experience through meaningful cinema. The dedicated audience we have for our films is testimony to the need for such programs in today’s world.”
SchoolCinema is a film-based module that makes learning lessons of life anentertaining experience. It reaffirms life skills & values for students,parents and educators through award-winning films and engaging activities.Currently, School Cinema touches almost a million students across India throughits 120 plus films. The films have been screened at over 130 filmfestivals across the world, winning several international awards. Four otherfilms produced by School Cinema have won National Awards in the past – TheFinish Line in 2011 (Best Film on Sports), Red Building where the Sun Sets in2011 (Best Film on Family Values), Chasing The Rainbow in 2013 (BestPromotional Film) and Best Friends Forever in 2015 (Best Film on FamilyValues).