65th National Film Awards 2018: Sridevi Best Actress, Vinod Khann Gets Dada Saheb Phalke Award


New Delhi: The winners of 65th National Film Awards were announced by a 10-member jury headed by renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. Among the notable winners are late Hindi film actors Vinod Khanna and Sridevi.

The winners of 65th National Film Awards were announced by a 10-member jury headed by renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. While Vinod Khanna was posthumously given the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his contribution to Indian cinema, late actress Sridevi won the Best Actress award for her performance in MOM that released in July last year.

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion, which had turned out to be the biggest hit at the domestic box-office, won the award for Best Popular Film.

Amit Masurkar’s Newton, which was sent as India’s official entry to the Oscars, was named the Best Hindi film. Pankaj Tripathi, who played an endearing character of Assistant Commandant Aatma Singh in the film, got Special Mention award for his performance.

Ganesh Acharya has been chosen the Best Choreographer for his work on the song Gori tu latth maar from Toilet: Ek Prem Katha. Awards for Best Action and Best Special Effects went to Baahubali 2: The Conclusion. Here, take a look at full list of winners:

Dada Saheb Phalke Award:Vinod Khanna
Best Director:Jayaraj for Bhayanakam (Malayalam)
Best Feature Film:Village Rockstars (Assamese)
Best Film Critic:Giridhar Jha
Special Mention for Film Criticism:Sunil Mishra of Madhya Pradesh
Special Mention Award:Marathi Film – Murakhiya; Odia film: Hello RC; Take Off- Malayalam; Pankaj Tripathi bags a Special Mention award for Newton; Malayalam actor Parvathy too gets a special mention
Best Regional Film:Ladhakh
Best Marathi Film:Kaccha Limbu
Best Malayam Film:Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum
Best Hindi Film:Newton
Best Bengali Film:Mayurakshi
Best Assamese Film:Ishu
Best Tamil Film:To Let
Best Telugu film:Gazi
Best Gujarati film:DHH
Best Kannada film:Hebbettu Ramakka
Best Action Direction:Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
Best choreography:Toilet: Ek Prem Katha (Ganesh Acharya for the song Gori tu latth maar)
Best Special Effects:Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
Special Jury Award:Nagar Kirtan (Bengali)
Best lyrics for song: Muthu Ratna, for Kannada film March 22
Best Music Direction:A R Rahman for Kaatru Veliyidai
Background score:A R Rahman for Mom
Best Make Up artist:Ram Razak for Nagar Kirtan
Best Production Design:Santosh Rajan (Malayalam)
Best Editing:Reema Das (for an Assamese film)
Best Screenplay Original: Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum
Best Adapted Screenplay:Bhayankam, to Jairaj
Best Film playback Singer: Shasha Tirupati (Vaan Varuvaan song)
Best Male Playback Singer:Yesudas
Best supporting actress: Divya Dutta, Irada (Hindi Film)
Best Supporting Actor:Fahad Faazil
Best Actress:Sridevi for Mom
Best Actor:Ridhhi Sen, Nagar Kirtan
Best Film for National Integration:Dhappa (Marathi)
Best Popular Film:Baahubali 2
Best film on Social Issues:Aalorukkam
Best Child artist:Bhanita Das (Village Rockstars)