Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur took to his Twitter on Friday morning to inform that the awards will be announced on Friday evening, the 22nd of July, after the jury members handed over their report to the Ministry.
This is the first time in two years that the awards will be presented in a physical ceremony.
The National Film Awards winners list is being announced for the 68th edition. 10 jury members headed by filmmaker Vipul Shah have submitted the report related to the 2020 National Film Awards to I&B Minister Anurag Thakur.
The main categories of the National Film Awards are Feature Films, Non-Feature Films, Best Writing on Cinema, and the Most Film-Friendly State. Below is the list of winners for the National Awards as announced by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
The list of winners in the main categories are:
Most Film Friendly State – Madhya Pradesh
Best Telugu Film – Colour Photo
Best Malayalam Film – Thinkalazcha Nischayam
Best Hindi Film – Toolsidas Junior
Best Marathi Film – Goshta Eka Paithanichi
Best Kannada Film – Doll
Best Screenplay – Soorarai Pottru
Best Actor – Ajay Devgn for Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior and Suriya for Soorarai Pottru
Best Feature Film – Soorarai Pottru
Best Supporting Actress: Aparna Balamurali
Best Supporting Actor: Biju Menon
Best Costume: Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior
Stay tuned for further updates.
Best Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior
Special Mention: June (Marathi)
Best Haryanvi Film: Dada Lakhmi
Best Telugu Film: Colour Photo
Best Malayalam Film: Engagement on One Day
Best Hindi Film: Toolsidas Junior
Best Stunt: Ayyappanum Koshiyum
Best Lyrics: Saina
Best Screenplay:Soorarai Pottru
Best Male Playback Singer: Rahul Deshpandey
Non-Feature Film Category
Best Narration: Rhapsody of Rains: Monsoons ofe Kerala
Best Editing: Borderlands
Best Music: Vishal Bharadwaj
Best Audiography: Pearl of The Desert
Best On-Location Sound Recordist: Jaadui Jungle
Best Cinematography: Nikhil S Pravin
Best Direction: Oh, That’s Bhanu
Special Jury Award: Admitted
Best Investigative Film: The Saviour
Best Exploration/Adventure Film: Wheeling The Ball
Best Education Film: Dreaming for Words
Best Film on Social Issues: Justice Delayed But Delivered and 3 Sisters (Shared award)
Best Promotional Film: Surmounting Challenges
Best Art and Culture Film: Girish Kasaravalli
Best Debut Non-Feature Film: Vishesh Iyer for Paraya
Furthermore,Rambabu won the best makeup artist and Sandhya Raju won the best choreography award, for the Telugu film Natyam. In addition, the Telugu film Colour Photo bagged best Telugu Film at National Awards.
Mango News Link
Google Play Store: https://bit.ly/2R4cbgN
Apple / iOS Store: https://apple.co/2xEYFJ