63rd National Film Awards: Complete List of Winners Name


2016 National Awards Winners Name List

The complete winners list of the 63rd National Film Awards has been announced, and this year Bollywood films have bagged major awards, including Best Film, Best Actors and Best Director. Bollywood films have swept all major awards at the 63rd National Awards. One of India’s biggest blockbuster films “Baahubali – The Beginning” has bagged the Best Feature Film Award, while Amitabh Bachchan and Kangana Ranaut bagged Best Actors trophy for “Piku” and “Tanu Weds Manu Returns,” respectively.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali has been been honoured with Best Director award for directing magnum opus “Bajirao Mastani.” Bollywood film “Dum Laga Ke Haisha” has won three National Awards for Best Hindi Film, Best Lyricist and Best Female Playback Singer.


Check the list of winners below:

  • Best Film: Baahubali – The Beginning
  • Best Special Effects: Baahubali – The Beginning
  • Best Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali for “Bajirao Mastani”
  • Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”
  • Best Actor: Amitabh Bachchan for “Piku”
  • Best Supporting Actress: Tanvi Azmi for Bajirao Mastani
  • Best Supporting Actor: Samuthirakani for Visaranai
  • Best Child Artist: Gaurav Menon from the film “Ben”
  • Best Children’s Film: Duronto
  • Best Popular Film providing wholesome entertainment: Bajrangi Bhaijaan
  • Best Film on Social Issues – Nirnnayakam
  • Best Film on Environment Conservation/Preservation: Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal
  • Best Editing Award: Lt. TE Kishore for Visaranai
  • Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A Director: Neeraj Ghaywan for Masaan
  • Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film On National Integration – Nanak Shah Fakir
  • Best Music Direction: M Jayachandran for Song Kaathirunnu Kaathirunnu for the film “Ennu Ninte Moideen”
  • Best Music Direction: Background Score Ilaiyaraaja For The Film Thaarai Thappattai
  • Best Female Playback Singer: Monali Thakur for Moh Moh Ke Dhaage from “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”
  • Best Male Singer: Mahesh Kale for the film “Katyar Kaljat Ghusili”
  • Best Makeup: Nanak Shah Fakir team
  • Best Jury Award: Kalki Koechlin for “Margarita, with a Straw”
  • Best Lyricists: Varun Grover for Moh Moh Ke Dhaage from “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”
  • Best Choreography: Remo D’Souza for Deewani Mastani song from “Bajirao Mastani”
  • Best Cinematography –Sudeep Chaterjee for “Bajirao Mastani”
  • Best Screenplay Writer (Original): Juhi Chaturvedi for “Piku” and Himanshu Sharm for “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”
  • Best Screenplay Dialogues: Juhi Chaturvedi for “Piku” and Himanshu Sharma for “Tanu Weds Manu Returns”
  • Special Mention – Ritika Singh for “Irudhi Suttru” (Saala Khadoos)
  • Special Mention – Jayasurya for Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam & Lukka Chuppi
  • Special Mention – Rinku Rajguru for the film “Sairat”
  • Best Film Friendly State Award: Gujarat
  • Best Film Friendly State Award: Special mention to Uttar Pradesh and Kerala
  • Best Assamese Film – Kothanodi
  • Best Bengali Film – Shankhachil
  • Best Hindi Film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha
  • Best Kannada Film – Thithi
  • Best Konkani Film: Enemy
  • Best Malayalam Film – Pathemari
  • Best Marathi Film – Ringan
  • Best Odiya Film: Pahada Ra Luha
  • Best Tamil Film: Visaaranai
  • Best Mizo Film – Kima’s Lode Beyond The Class
  • Best Sanskrit Film –Priyamanasam
  • Best Maithili Film –Mithila Makhaan
  • Best Telugu Film –Kanche
  • Best Manipuri Film –Eibusu Yaohanbiyu
  • Best Wancho Film: The Head Hunter
  • Best Bodo Film: Dau Huduni Methai
  • Best Haryanvi Film: Satrangi
  • Best Khasi Film: Onaatah
  • Best Non Feature Film: Gujarati film “Amdavad Ma Famous”
  • Best Art Cultural Film: A Far Afternoon – A Painted Saga
  • Best Biographical: Life in a Metaphor
  • Best Short Fiction Film: Marathi film “Aushad”
  • Best Animation Award: ‘Fisherwoman and Tuktuk’
  • Best Social Film Award: Autodriver
  • Best Music: ‘A Far Afternoon’ (Non feature)

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