The names of the winners of 64th National Awards were announced today at the National Media Centre in New Delhi on Friday, April 7.
Akshay Kumar has won the best actor for Rustom whereas Surbahi has won best actress. Bollywood film Neerja has won the best film.
Here’s the complete list:
Best Hindi Movie: Neerja
Best Actor: Akshay Kumar for Rustom
Best Actress award goes to Surabhi for Minnaminungu
Rajesh Mapuskar bags Best Director for his Marathi film ‘Ventilator’
Best Female Supporting Actor award goes Zaira Wasim for Dangal
Marathi film ‘Kaasav’ named the Best Feature film
Best Male Playback Singer award was bagged by Sundara Iyer for Tamil film ‘Joker’.
Best Female Playback Singer Awar went to Bengali singer Iman Chakravorty for the song ‘Tumi Jaake Bhalobasho’ from the film ‘Praktan’.
Best Editing goes to Marathi film ‘Ventilator’
Best Writing award is given to G Dhananjay
Uttar Pradesh is selected ‘Most Film Friendly State’
Best Tamil movie: ‘Joker’
Best Malayalam Movie: Maheshinte Prathikaaram
Best Kannada Film: Reservation.
Best Special Effect Award: Shivaay
Best Bengali Film conferred to Bisarjan
Best Marathi film conferred to Dashakriya
Jury Award: Mohanlal
Best Lyrics went to song ‘Endha Pakkam’ from film ‘Dharma Durai’
Best Cinematography: 24 The movie
Best Child Artist: Kunju Devam, Ardish Praveen and Shaj Pathak
Best Action Director: Puli Murugan
Best film on social issues is Pink
Award for Best children film goes to Dhanak
Best Animation: Hum Chitra Banate Hain
Best Educational Film: The Waterfalls
Best Gujarati Film: Wrong Side Raju
Best Telugu Movie: Pellichuplu
Best Music Direction – Babu Padmanabha
Best Environmental film including agriculture conferred to ‘The Tiger who crossed the line’
Indira Gandhi Award for debut director is Khalifa (Bengali)
Best action director and stunt choreographer is Peter Haines for Pulimurugan
Lata Surgatha — a book that narrates the story of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, bagged Best book on cinema.
The Eyes of Darkness
Adil Hussain for Mukti Bhawan (Hindi)
Adil Hussain for Majirathi Keki (Assamese)
Sonam Kapoor’s Neerja
Wrongside Raju (Gujarati)
Pelli Chupulu (Telugu)
Maheshinte Prathikaram (Malayalam)
Ke Sara Sara (Konkini)
– Special Jury award for Mohanlal for Pulimurugan, Janatha Garage and Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol