The Lunchbox wins big!

The audience at the World Cinema Amsterdam Film Festival, adjudged Indian director Ritesh Batra's The Lunchbox, as the best film of the 2013 edition. Co-produced by Anurag Kashyap and Guneet Monga, among others, the movie was awarded the World Cinema Amsterdam Audience Award at the festival, which was held from August 7 till 18.
According to the official website of the festival, the movie won with as many as 4,396 votes, followed by international films such as Gloria, Songs of Redemption, Le Passé and Het Geheim van Marienburg.
The film deals with very simple, basic human emotions and stars Bollywood actors Irrfan Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The film is set to release on September 20.
The Lunchbox had also won the Critics' Week Viewers Choice Award at the 66th Cannes International Film Festival held earlier this year.

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