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65th National Film Awards Announced

The 65th National Film Awards were announced on 13th April 2018 at PIB Conference Room, Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi.
65th National Film Awards announced

  • The Award ceremony is to be conducted on 3rd May 2018 and the awards will be presented by the President of India Mr. Ram Nath Kovind.
  • The awards were announced by the chairpersons of the three juries (Feature, Non-feature and Writing).
  • The jury was headed by director Shekhar Kapur.
  • The Jury Chairpersons of the 65th National Film Awards have submitted its report to the Minister of Information & Broadcasting, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani on 12th April 2018.

List of winners-

  • Best Actor – Riddhi Sen (for Nagar Kirtan)
  • Best Actress – Sridevi (for Mom)
  • Best Director – Jayaraj (for Bhayanakam)
  • Best Film – Village Rockstars (Assamese movie)
  • Best Children’s Film – Mhorkya
  • Best Child Artist – Anita Das (for Village Rockstar)
  • Best Music Direction – AR Rahman for (Katru Veliyidayi)
  • Special mention – Pankaj Tripathi (for his performance in the movie Newton)
  • Dadasaheb Phalke Award – Late Vinod Khanna (for his immense contribution to Indian cinema) 

Best Regional films-

  • Hindi – Newton
  • Marathi – Kachcha Limboo
  • Tulu – Paddayi
  • Malayalam – Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum
  • Lakshadweep – Sinjar
  • Assamese – Ishu
  • Ladakh – Walking with the Wind
  • Telugu – Ghazi
  • Kannada – Hebbettu Ramakka
  • Bengali – Mayurakshi
65th National Film Awards Announced 65th National Film Awards Announced Reviewed by Shweta Kashyap on April 14, 2018 Rating: 5

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