A R Rahman wins Satellite Award
A R Rahman has won the Satellite Award given by the International Press Academy for Best Original Score for his music in British director Danny Boyle’s film Slumdog Millionaire.
The film has won two more annual Satellite Awards for Best Picture-Drama and Best Director for Boyle.
Slumdog Millionaire has also tied with Walle, a computer-animated-science fiction-romance film, for the Best Picture award from the Boston Society of Film Critics, besides winning the Best Editing prize.
Named as one of the Top 10 films of 2008 by Associated Press movie writer David Germain, ranking at number four, Slumdog Millionaire has also won four Excellent Dynamic Activism Awards(EDA) from the Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ), including Best Film and Best Direction.