Actress and filmmaker Nandita Das of ‘Azhagi’ and ‘Kannathil Muthamittal‘ fame will be honoured with the FIAPF Award at the 12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards (APSA). She will be presented the award in recognition of her achievement in film in the Asia Pacific region on 29 November.“It is an honour to welcome Nandita Das to Brisbane as the recipient of the 2018 FIAPF Award. Das’s impressive career is a shining example of APSA’s ideals and we welcome her to the APSA Academy,” Michael Hawkins, chairman of the Asia Pacific Screen Awards and its academy, said in a statement. Das started her career as an actor with films like ‘1947 Earth’, ‘Fire‘ and ‘Hazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa‘. She made her directorial debut with critically-acclaimed feature ‘Firaaq‘.