64th National Film Awards announced by Directorate of Film Festivals

NFA 64th National Film AwardsThe Directorate of Film Festivals today announced the winners for the 64th National Film Awards, the ceremony for which will be held on May 3. Some of the big winners include Bollywood star Akshay Kumar for Best Actor for Rustom and Surabhi Lakshmi for Best Actress for Malayalam film Minnaminungu (The Firefly). Hindi films Pink and Dhanak won for Best Film on Social Issue and Best Children’s Film respectively and Rajesh won Best Director for Marathi film Ventilator.

Other notable wins in 64th National Film Awards include Babu Padmanabha winning Best Music Direction for Kannada Lama. While Neerja won Best Film in a Regional Language for Hindi, the Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment went to Telugu drama Sathamanam Bhavathi.

Major wins of 64th National Film Awardsin Feature Film category:



Best Feature Film Kasaav (Marathi)


Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director Deep Chaudari for Alifa
Best Film on social issue Pink
Best Children’s Film Dhanak
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment Sathamanam Bhavathi
Best Direction Rajesh Mapuskar for Ventilator
Best Actor Akshay Kumar for Rustom
Best Actress Surabhi C.M for Minnaminungu – the Firefly
Best Supporting Actress Zaira Wasim for Dangal
Best Child Artist Adhish Praveen for Kunju Daivam, Saj for Noor Islam, and Manohara for Railway Children
Best Male Playback Singer Sundara Iyer for Joker
Best Moran Film Haanduk
Best Tulu Film Madipu
Best Tamil Film Joker
Best Gujarati Film Wrong Side Raju
Best Telugu Film Peli Chuplu
Best Marathi Film Dashakriya


Best Malayalam Film Maheshinte


Best Konkani Film K Sera Sera – Ghodpachen



Best Kannada Film Reservation
Best Hindi Film Neerja
Best Bengal Film Bisorjon
Best Assamese Film Maj Rati Keteki
Best Special Effect Shivaay (Hindi)
Best Animation Film


Mahayodha Rama


Best Film on Environment

Conservation/ Preservation


Loktak Lairembee (Manipuri)


Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National


Dikchow Banat Palaax (Assamese)


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