Kangana Ranaut, Manoj Bajpayee, and Dhanush were in the limelight of The 67th National Film Awards.
We could count 25th October 2021 as one, out of many memorable days. The award ceremony took place at Vidhan Bhawan in New Delhi. The celebs were gracefully draped in their outfits ready to receive the most prestigious awards.
So, let’s talk about who bagged what for which category and then further, to the list of winners.
67th National Awards Updates
The awards were presented by Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu to everyone who made it to the awards. Manoj Bajpayee, Kangana Ranaut, and Dhanush were the awardees.
Kangana Ranaut for Best Actress in Manikarnika and Panga
Kangana Ranaut received the Best Actress Award for Manikarnika: Queen of Jhansi and Panga.
The actress was draped in a traditional saree. She, with graze, carried herself to the stage to receive the award. Also, this was the fourth time, the actress received the National Award.
Earlier of her achievements include her win for Best Supporting Actress for Fashion. Furthermore, the Best Actress Awards for Queen and Tanu Weds Menu Returns.
She also shared glimpses of her look on Instagram.
“This is my fourth National Award”, read the caption.
“Today I am receiving joint National Award for two of my performances.. Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi (2019)
I also co directed Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi
Immense gratitude for the teams of these films … “, the caption read for the below post.
She also thanked her parents.
“We all grow up with a deep desire to be worthy of our parents love, care and sacrifices…
After all the troubles I give my mummy papa such days seem to make up for all those mischiefs ..
Thank you for being my mummy papa I wouldn’t want it any other way …”, the caption reads.
Below is the image of Kangana Ranaut receiving the National Awards 2021.
Manoj Vajpayee for Best Actor in Bhonsle
Manoj Vajpayee got the award for Best Actor for Bhonsle.
Below is the image of Manoj Vajpayee receiving the National Awards 2021.
Dhanush for Best Actor in Asuran
Dhanush got the award for Best Actor for Asuran.
Below is the image of Dhanush receiving the National Awards 2021.
Chhichore also received the best Hindi Film Award.
67th National Awards – Winners
Coming up is the list of winners of the 67th National Film Awards.
- Best Feature Film: Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham (Malayalam)
- Best Supporting Actor: Super Deluxe, Vijaya Sethupathi
- Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut (Manikarnika, Panga)
- Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of Director: Helen (Malayalam)
- Best Direction: Bahattar Hoorain
- Best Actor: Manoj Bajpayee for Bhonsle and Dhanush for Asuran
- Best Haryanvi Film: Chhoriyan Chhoron Se Kam Nahi Hoti
- Best Supporting Actress: The Tashkent Files, Pallavi Joshi
- Best Chattisgarhi Film: Bhulan The Maze
- Best Malayalam Film: Kalla Nottam
- Best Music Direction Songs: Viswasam (Tamil)
- Best Children Film: Kastoori (Hindi)
- Best Screenplay Original Screenplay: Jyeshthoputri
- Special mention- Cinema Paharana Manus written by Ashok Rane and Kannada Cinema: Jagathika Cinema Vikasa-Prerane Prabhava written by PR Ramadasa Naidu)
- Best Stunt: Avane Srimannarayana (Kannada)
- Best Assamese Film: Ronuwa- Who Never Surrender
- Best Book on Cinema: A Gandhian Affair: India’s Curious Portrayal of Love in Cinema by Sanjay Suri
- Special Mention: Biryani (Malayalam), Jonaki Porua (Assamese), Lata Bhagwan Kare (Marathi), Picasso (Marathi)
- Best Telugu Film: Jersey
- Best Tulu Film: Pingara
- Best Kannada Film: Akshi
- Best Paniya Film: Kenjira
- Music Direction: Jyeshthoputro
- Best Mishing Film: Anu Ruwad
- Best Tamil Film: Asuran
- Best Khasi Film: Lewduh
- Best Make-Up Artist: Helen
- Best Hindi Film: Chhichhore
- Best Lyrics: Kolaambi (Malayalam)
- Best Odiya Film: Sala Budhar Badla and Kalira Atita
- Best Film Critic: Sohini Chattopadhyay
- Best Manipuri Film: Eigi Kona
- Best Production Design: Anandi Gopal
- Best Special Effects: Marakkar Arabikadalinte Simham (Malayalam)
- Best Female Playback Singer: Bardo (Marathi)
- Best Punjabi Film: Rab Da Radio 2
- Best Bengali Film: Gumnaami
- Best Marathi Film: Bardo
- Best Konkani Film: Kaajro
- Best Editing: Jersey (Telugu)
- Most Film-Friendly State: Sikkim
- Best Stunt: Avane Srimannarayana (Kannada)
- Best Dialogue Writer: The Tashkent Files (Hindi)
- Best Film on Environment Conservation: Water Burial
- Best Male PLayback Singer: Kesri, Teri Mitti (Hindi)
- Best Choreography: Maharshi (Telugu)
- Best Audiography: lewduh (Khasi)
- Best Adapted Screenplay: Gumnaami
- Best Cinematography: Jallikattu (Malayalam)
- Special Jury Award: Oththa Seruppu Size-7 (Tamil)
Non-Feature Film Winners
- Best Ethnographic Film: Charan-Atva The Essence of Being a Nomad (Gujarati)
- Best Narration: Wild Karnataka, Sir David Attenborough
- Best Audiography: Radha (Musical), Allwin Rego and Sanjay Maurya
- Best Direction: Knock Knock Knock (English/Bengali), Sudhanshu Saria
- Best Film on Social Issues: Holy Rights (Hindi) and Ladli (Hindi)
- Best Biographical Film: Elephants Do Remember (English)
- Special Jury Award: Small Scale Societies (English)
- Best Editing: Shut Up Sona, Arjun Gourisaria
- Best Environment Film: The Stork Saviours (Hindi)
- Best Art and Culture Film: Shrikshetra-Ru-Sahijata (Odia)
- Best On-Location Sound Recordist: Rahas (Hindi), Saptarshi Sarkar
- Best Education Film: Apples and Oranges (English)
- Best Promotional Film: The Shower (Hindi)
- Best Film on Family Values: Oru Paathiraa Swapnam Pole (Malayalam)
- Best Cinematography: Sonsi, Savita Singh
- Best Exploration Film: Wild Karnataka (English)
- Best Animation Film: Radha (Musical)
- Best Short Fiction Film: Custody (Hindi/English)
- Best Investigative Film: Jakkal
- Best Non-Feature Film: An Engineered Dream (Hindi)
- Best Debut Non-Feature Film of a Director: Khisa (Marathi)
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