As soon as it was her turn to take the mic on the stage as the music started playing, Guneet shared her speech with her fans on her Instagram handle. He also shared a picture of himself and his team holding the coveted trophy on the stage of the 95th Academy Awards.
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He wrote, ‘Tonight is historic as it is the first Oscar for an Indian production India’s Glory with 2 women. Thank you mom dad guruji shukrana. My co-producers Achin Jain, Team Sikhya, Netflix, Alok, Sarafina, WME Bash Sanjana. My dear husband Sunny. Happy 3 month anniversary baby! Karthik for all the watching ladies out there for bringing and weaving this story…. The future is daring and the future is here. let’s go! Jai Hind! #theelephantwhisperers #oscars #indiaautoscars.
‘The Elephant Whispers’ depicts an unbreakable bond between two abandoned elephants and their caretakers. It is produced by Guneet Monga and Achin Jain of Sikh Entertainment.
Earlier, two entries set in India – “Smile Pinky” and “Period. End of Sentence”, won the Oscar for Documentary Short. Monga was the executive producer of “Period”.