The Australian Academy Of Cinema and Television Arts Awards known as the AACTA Awards are presented annually by the Australian Academy Of Cinema and Television Arts. The awards recognize excellence in the film and television industry, including the producers, directors, actors, writers, and cinematographers. This year the academy will be celebrating its 7th edition and it is regarded as one of the most prestigious award ceremonies for the Australian film and television industry. Various films across the globe are nominated for its Best Asian Film Award category.

The academy yesterday announced the top 9 nominations for the respective category which includes three Indian films. SANJU, NEWTON and GALI GULEIYAN are the three films from India who have made their cut to get nominated into the Best Asian Film Award category. Rajkummar Rao starrer NEWTON has already ringed a lot of bells by bagging lot of awards earlier and was also nominated for the Oscars and 2018 releases SANJU and GALI GULEIYAN are on board to shoot success internationally. Actors Dia Mirza and Manoj Bajpayee took it to social media to share the happiness of their films getting nominated. Dia Mirza was seen in SANJU as Manyata Dutt whereas Manoj Bajpayee was seen in GALI GULEIYAN. We wish the films and the actors a good luck with the awards.