India, Aug. 14 -- Her film Bulbul Can Sing has been announced the Best Assamese Film at the 66th National Film Awards, and director Rima Das can't keep calm. "I feel elated and humbled," says Rima.

"It feels great! Thanks to the jury and the team of National Film Awards," says Rima, sharing how she received the news of her second National Award, "Mr Shah Rukh Khan introduced Bulbul Can Sing at the opening night of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, and he broke the news of my film winning a National Award and congratulated me. Even after Village Rockstars won the Best Feature Film Award last year, the audience was celebrating like one of their own films has won the award. I truly feel blessed."

Last year, after Rima's much-talked about fi...