GUWAHATI, Nov 20 - Raj Dutta of Guwahati won the prestigious JCS International Young Creatives Award presented by the International Emmy Awards.
He received the award in New York on November 17.
Raj Dutta was awarded for Tea Shirt “which shows how a young boy’s innocence can remind us that we can choose peace”.
The other two awardees were Puti Puar of Indonesia for Peace is Action, an animation that shows “how we can seek peace through resisting online bullying”; and Shubham Upreti of India for Mr. Peace, which “tells the story of a man who has been left behind by a fast-moving world”.
JCS International president Michal Grayevsky presented the second annual JCS International Young Creatives Award at the 2018 International Emmy World Television Festival.
The three winners each created exceptional one-minute short videos on the theme, ‘Stand Up for Peace’. The JCS International Young Creatives Award was open to contestants from around the world between the ages of 18 and 29. The three winners were selected based on the criteria of concept, execution, character development and creativity.
“Today, we celebrate young creatives whose work promotes peace across the globe,” said Grayevsky, also a board member of the International Academy and the Chief Communications Officer of RSL Investments II Corporation.