List of National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards)

The Directorate of Film Festivals is an Indian governmental agency that initiates and presents the International Film Festival of India, the National Film Awards and the Indian Panorama. It was set up by the Government of India in 1973 as a vehicle of Cultural Exchange under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Here, we are giving the list of National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards) 2016 not only for amateur as well as cinephilia but also for the aspirants of different competitive examinations.
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The Directorate of Film Festivals is an Indian governmental agency that initiates and presents the International Film Festival of India, the National Film Awards and the Indian Panorama. It was set up by the Government of India in 1973 as a vehicle of Cultural Exchange under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Here, we are giving the list of National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards) 2016 not only for amateur as well as cinephilia but also for the aspirants of different competitive examinations.

National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards)

List of National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards) 2016

Name of Recipients / Winners

Category of Awards

Baahubali

Best Film

Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bajirao Mastani

Best Director

Amitabh Bachchan, Piku

Best Actor

Kangana Ranaut, Tanu Weds Manu Returns

Best Actress

Dum Laga Ke Haisha

Best Hindi Film

Neeraj Ghaywan, Masaan

Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director

Bajrangi Bhaijaan

Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment

Remo D'Souza, Deewani Mastani song in Bajirao Mastani

Best Choreography

Monali Thakur, Moh Moh Ke Dhage

Best Female Playback Singer

Nanak Shah Fakir

Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration

Juhi Chaturvedi for Piku, and Himanshu Sharma for Tanu Weds Manu Returns

Best Screenplay Writer (Original)

Pathemari

Best Malayalam Film

Niranayakam

Best Film on Social Issue

Ilaiyaraaja, Thaarai Thappattai

Best Music Direction- Background Score

Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal

Best Film on Environment Conservation/Preservation

Duronto

Best Children's Film

Visaaranai

Best Tamil Film

Kanche

Best Telugu Film

Priyamanasam

Best Sanskrit Film

Thithi

Best Kannada Film

Ringan

Best Marathi Film

Mithila Makhaan

Best Maithili Film

Chauthi Koot

Best Punjabi Film

Sankhachil

Best Bengali Film

Enemy

Best Konkani Film

Kothanodi

Best Assamese Film

Satrangi

Best Haryanvi Film

Awards are comprises of a Swarna Kamal (Golden Lotus) medallion, a shawl, and a cash prize.  It also engage in the promotion of International friendship, provides access to new trends in world Cinema, generates healthy competition and, in the process, helps to improve the standards of Indian Films. In the above list of National Film Award winners (63rd National Film Awards) 2016 will help the students and amateurs to enhance their general knowledge.

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