Anasuya Sengupta: First Indian Actress to Win at Cannes, Feels National Pride

Anasuya Sengupta, the first Indian to win acting honors at Cannes, expresses her gratitude, stating that her achievement doesn’t feel personal but rather a source of national pride. The 37-year-old Kolkata native clinched the best actress award in the Un Certain Regard segment for her role in “The Shameless,” a Hindi-language film by Bulgarian director Konstantin Bojanov. Sengupta admits struggling to find the right words to describe her feelings, emphasizing the collective sense of pride shared by the entire country in her accomplishment.

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