Award Year: 2009 - Won by Paresh Mokashi for Harishchandrachi Factory (Marathi)

Paresh Mokashi Winner of the Gollapudi National Award for Best Debutant Director in 2008 for the movie ''Harishchandrachi Factory (Marathi)''
This is a period film on India's first film maker Dada Saheb Phalke, who is considered the father of Indian Film Industry. With an uncanny penchant for details, the director has brilliantly depicted the trials and glory of the legend.

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