Amma to Receive Cinema Verite Award

12 October 2007 — Paris, France

Tonight, the renowned French film organization Cinema Verite is presenting Amma with an award in acknowledgement of her role as a force for world peace and harmony. Cinema Verite focuses on creating awareness regarding human-rights issues through film. The function is being held in La Bastille, Paris.

Also on the dais for the presentation of the award will be Noble Peace Prize winner Jody Williams, actress Sharon Stone and social and human-rights advocate Bianca Jagger. Sharon Stone will present the award to Amma.

Cinema Verite has also requested Amma to speak about the increasing incidents of man-made and natural disasters in the world today.