67th National Film Awards: Sushant Singh Rajput's 'Chhichhore', Kangana Ranaut and more - check out list of winners
67th National Film Awards: Sushant Singh Rajput's 'Chhichhore', Kangana Ranaut and more - check out list of winners

The winners of the prestigious national film awards were announced on Monday as the jury members submitted their report to Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar with their final recommendations in various categories.

Every year the winners of the awards are announced in April and the presentation ceremony is held on May 3, which is when India's first feature film is said to have its theatrical release in 1913. However, the 67th National Film Awards were delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Late Bollywood actor's 'Chhichhore', which also starred Shraddha Kapoor, was ' awarded as the best Hindi Feature Film. Meanwhile, Kangana Ranaut won the Best Actress award for r 'Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi' and 'Panga'.

The Best Actor Award was bagged by Manoj Bajpaayee and Dhanush.

Here's the list of winners:


Best Feature Film: Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham (Malayalam)

Best Direction: Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan (Bahattar Hoorain)

Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut (Manikarnika, Panga)

Best Actor: Manoj Bajpayee (Bhonsle) and Dhanush (Asuran)

Best Supporting Actress: Pallavi Joshi (The Tashkent Files)

Best Supporting Actor: Vijay Sethupathi (Super Deluxe)

Best Children's Film: Kastoori (Hindi)

Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Director: Helen (Malayalam)

Special Mention: Biryani (Malayalam), Jonaki Porua (Assamese), Lata Bhagwan Kare (Marathi), Picasso (Marathi)

Best Hindi Film: Chhichhore

Best Bengali Film: Gumnaami

Best Tulu Film: Pingara

Best Paniya Film: Kenjira

Best Mishing Film: Anu Ruwad

Best Khasi Film: Lewduh

Best Haryanvi Film: Chhoriyan Chhoron Se Kam Nahi Hoti

Best Chattisgarhi Film: Bhulan The Maze

Best Telugu Film: Jersey

Best Tamil Film: Asuran

Best Punjabi Film: Rab Da Radio 2

Best Odiya Film: Sala Budhar Badla and Kalira Atita

Best Manipuri Film: Eigi Kona

Best Malayalam Film: Kalla Nottam

Best Marathi Film: Bardo

Best Konkani Film: Kaajro

Best Kannada Film: Akshi

Best Assamese Film: Ronuwa: Who Never Surrender

Best Lyrics: Kolaambi

Best Music Direction (Songs): Viswasam

Best Music Direction: Jyeshthoputro

Best Playback Singer (Female): Savani Ravindra (Bardo)

Best Male PLayback Singer: B. Praak for Teri mitti (Kesari)

Best Stunts: Avane Srimannarayana

Best Choreography: Maharshi

Best Special Effects: Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham

Special Jury Award: Oththa Seruppu Size-7

Best Make-Up Artist: Helen

Best Production Design: Anandi Gopal

Best Editing: Jersey

Best Audiography: Lewduh

Best Screenplay Original Screenplay: Jyeshthoputro

Best Adapted Screenplay: Gumnaami

Best Dialogue Writer: The Tashkent Files

Best Cinematography: Jallikattu

Best Film on Environment Conservation: Water Burial

Most Film-Friendly State: Sikkim

Best Book on Cinema: A Gandhian Affair: India's Curious Portrayal Of Love In Cinema by Sanjay Suri

Special mention: Cinema Paharana Manus written by Ashok Rane and Kannada Cinema: Jagathika Cinema Vikasa -- Prerane Prabhava by PR Ramadasa Naidu

Best Film Critic: Sohini Chattopadhyay


Best Direction: Sudhanshu Saria (Knock Knock Knock)

Best Film on Family Values: Oru Paathiraa Swapnam Pole

Best Short Fiction Film: Custody

Best Non-Feature Film: An Engineered Dream

Best Animation Film: Radha

Best Narration: Sir David Attenborough (Wild Karnataka)

Best Editing: Arjun Gourisaria (Shut Up Sona)

Best Audiography: Allwin Rego and Sanjay Maurya (Radha)

Best On-Location Sound Recordist: Saptarshi Sarkar (Rahas)

Best Cinematography: Savita Singh (Sonsi)

Special Jury Award: Small Scale Societies

Best Investigative Film: Jakkal

Best Exploration Film: Wild Karnataka

Best Education Film: Apples and Oranges

Best Film on Social Issues: Holy Rights; Ladli

Best Environment Film: The Stork Saviours

Best Promotional Film: The Shower

Best Art and Culture Film: Shrikshetra-Ru-Sahijata (Odia)

Best Biographical Film: Elephants Do Remember

Best Ethnographic Film: Charan-Atva The Essence of Being A Nomad

Best Debut Non-Feature Film of a Director: Khisa

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