First Indian Filmmaker, Abhijit Adhya invited as a jury member at the 16thInternational Pageant for Kids & Teens
FilmmakerAbhijit Adhya was named one of the jury members at the 2021Little Miss & Mr. Planet& Galaxy. The finals of the pageant showcased talents from 26 countries and were held in Dubai on the 27th of May. Abhijitshared the judge’s podium along with other eminent fashion personalities and National Fashion Directors from various countries such as Catalina Buzden (Romania), Artem Timichenko (Russia), Irina Papazova (Bulgaria), Eka Mgaloblishvili (Georgia), Miki Crnokrah (Macedonia), Angela Andreevskiaia (Ukraine), Marine Nikoleta (Fashion Designer & Brand owner Two kids Clothing)to name a few.
This unique pageant is an annual event for kids & teens, from the age group o 4 to 17. “This is the 16th year of the pageant and we have bigger plans scheduled for next year where we are looking at inviting more countries including US, India, Japan to name a few. We just hope we are Covid free by then.” said the pageant owner Irina Papazova. “It is a great pleasure to have Abhijit as one of the Jury members. He is well known in the international circuit for his award-winning films and has worked with many of our fellow member countries fashion designers and models as a fashion photographer. Hence, he was a natural choice for us for being a part of the jury and we are glad he accepted the offer” commented Irina.
Some of the winners of Little Miss & Mr. Planet 2021 in various categories are Miya Ross (Dubai), Arina Gavrilova (Russia), Maria Onik (Bulgaria) and Mia Petrovic (North Macedonia) to name a few. The winners for Little Miss & Mr. Galaxy 2021 in various categories are Bozhana Atanasova (Bulgaria), Julia Hanyk (Ukraine), Alexandra Mazare (Romania), Bozhidara Hristeva (Bulgaria), Raymond Dinu (Romania) to name a few.
Abhijit is currently co-producing a Spanish film that is currently being shot in Venezuela and directed by Edsel Sierralta. He is also working on his feature film (Espanol-English) which will also be his directorial debut expected to go on floors in 2022.