An artist always sprinkles his talent just for the sake of some appreciation and in the field of ART, Awards play a vital role in bringing the artist morals from deep sea to 9th cloud. In India, art has its own place and artists really respect the spirit. Today, we are going to witness some of the artists who won the world’s biggest award. Yes, we are talking about the Academy Awards popularly known as “OSCARS”.
List of Indian personalities who won Oscars:
1) Satyajit Ray
He is one of the most famous filmmaker in the whole world. His masterpieces are still considered among the best pieces in the Indian film industry. In 1992, he was awarded as “Honorary Oscar for Lifetime Achievement”.
2) Bhanu Athaiya
A well-known costume designer who already worked for Yash Chopra, Guru Dutt, Raj Kapoor,etc. did a great job in designing the clothes in the movie “Gandhi” which was directed by Richard Attenborough. She considered as “first Indian who won Oscar”.
3) A.R Rehman
This extraordinary music composer has composed many great songs in his life and won honorable awards. But for the movie Slumdog Millionaire, he won best original score.
Gulzar Sahab is indeed the wizard of words. He wrote many great poems, ghazals, song lyrics and along with A.R Rehman he won the Oscar for best original score.
5) Resul Pookutty
Again if we talk about ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, there is one more Indian who has won the Oscar for the best sound mixing and he is Resul Pookutty from Kerala.
No matter who won the price, in the end they made India feel proud. Hope in future we won more and more Oscars. Stay tuned to LOPSCOOP for more updates.
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Author – Adnan Alam
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