Piku, Bajirao Mastani shine bright at National Awards

National Awards has been announced and megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Kangana Ranaut bagged the prestigious award for best actress and best actor and films like ‘Bajrao Mastani, ‘Piku’, ‘Baahubali’ shines at the National Awards in different categories. Out of 308 films, 83 films were shortlisted by the zonal juries and then the final selection was made by the central jury, headed by Ramesh Sippy, chairman, central jury for feature films.

Key winners of National awards:-

Best actress: Kangana Ranaut, Tanu Weds Manu Returns

Best actor: Amitabh Bachchan, Piku

Best film and best special effects: Baahubali

Best Hindi film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha

Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Best director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali for Bajirao Mastani

Best screenplay (original): Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns)

Best screenplay adapted: Talvar

Best cinematography: Bajirao Mastani

Best supporting actress: Tanvi Azmi for Bajirao Mastani

Best female playback singer: Monali Thakur for Moh Moh Ke Dhaage (Dum Laga Ke Haisha)

Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A Director: Neeraj Ghaywan, Masaan

Best choreography: Remo D'Souza for Deewani Mastani from Bajirao Mastani

Special jury award: Kalki Koechlin for Margarita With A Straw

Best lyrics: Varun Grover for Moh Moh Ke Dhaage (Dum Laga Ke Haisha)

Best costume designer: Payal Saluja for Nanak Shah Fakir

Special Mention: Ritika Singh for Irudhi Suttru (Saala Khadoos)

Nargis Dutt Award for National Integration: Nanak Shah Fakir

Best dialogues: Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (TWMR)

Most film-friendly state: Gujarat

Special mention for most film-friendly state: Uttar Pradesh and Kerala

Best Punjabi Film Award: Chauthi Koot

Best Children's Film: Duronto

 

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