National Film Awards

  • Post National Film Awards win, team 'Jolly LLB' now excited about 'Guddu Rangeela' 17-04-2014 03:56 PM

    Mumbai: The fact that 'Jolly LLB' has won two National Film Awards has left its team - Fox Star Studios and director Subhash Kapoor upbeat about treating the audience to their next project 'Guddu Rangeela'. 'Jolly LLB' was Wednesday declared the best Hindi film, while actor Saurabh Shukla was named...
  • 61st National Film Awards: Has the jury selected the deserving films? 17-04-2014 02:09 PM

    New Delhi: When the winners of 61st National Awards were announced on Wednesday evening, I was quite sure that there will be quite a few rants on my Twitter timeline for the jury had ignored some extremely deserving work last year. Knowing the nature of most armchair critics (we all...
  • I'm overwhelmed and extremely happy: Hansal Mehta on winning National Award for 'Shahid' 16-04-2014 06:20 PM

    New Delhi: Hansal Mehta, who was named the best director for 'Shahid' in the 61st National Film Awards announced here Wednesday, says it is an acknowledgment of the hard work and honesty that he has put in to make the biopic. Rajkummar Rao, who plays the title role in the...
  • National Film Awards: And the winners are 16-04-2014 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: Winners of the prestigious 61st National Film Awards and their names would be revealed by by the Directorate of Film Festivals today. As reports suggest several regional films like 'Adbhutha Cine Rangam', 'Amma Neeku Vandanam', 'Oo Malli, Parampara, Pranaya Veedhilo...Porade Prince', 'The Clue and Yugmali? are also in...
  • National Awards: Anurag Kashyap ends boycott, says issue resolved 03-05-2013 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: The controversy surrounding 'Gangs of Wasseypur' and the National Film Awards has been resolved. The Information and Broadcasting Ministry will invite the two sound engineers whose names were left out from the awards list earlier, to the presentation ceremony on Friday evening. The controversy started when sound engineers Alok...
  • National Film Awards: Anurag Kashyap to boycott ceremony 03-05-2013 09:53 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap's 'Gangs of Wasseypur' won the National Film Award for best sound recording, but he will boycott felicitating ceremony on Thursday evening. This comes after two of his award-winning sound team members were not invited for the presentation ceremony. Sound engineers Alok De, Sinoy Joseph and Shreejesh...
  • Govt cancels dinner for award winners over Sarabjit's death 02-05-2013 08:45 PM

    New Delhi: The I&B Ministry on Thursday cancelled a dinner to be hosted here in honour of the National Film Award Winners following the death of Sarabjit Singh as a mark of respect to him. In view of the anguish felt by the entire nation on the tragic and painful...
  • National Film Award was unexpected: Nawazuddin Siddiqui 19-03-2013 09:13 PM

    Nawazuddin Siddiqui bagged the Special Jury National Award for his work in the three films - 'Kahaani', 'Talaash' and 'Gangs Of Wasseypur'. ...
  • 60th National Film Awards: The winners 19-03-2013 08:58 PM

    The 60th National Film Awards were announced in the capital on Monday. ...
  • Winning National Award feels fantastic: Irrfan Khan 19-03-2013 08:58 PM

    Actor Irrfan Khan received the Best Actor honour for 'Paan Singh Tomar' at the 60th National Film Awards. ...
  • Have the National Film Awards lost their sheen? 18-03-2013 11:56 PM

    An interesting mix of films were chosen as winners for the 60th National Film Awards. ...
  • 59th National Film Awards open for entries 26-12-2011 07:51 PM

    New Delhi: The Directorate of Film Festivals today said that the process for inviting entries for the 59th National Film Awards 2011 for all categories has been set in motion. The awards will have three Sections - Feature Films, Non-Feature Films and Best Writing on Cinema, officials said. In case...
  • Rajinikanth has completely recovered: Dhanush 09-09-2011 05:25 PM

    Best Actor national award winner for 'Aadukalam' and superstar Rajinikanth's son-in-law Dhanush in a candid conversation with CNN-IBN. ...
  • 58th National Film Awards: Meet the winners 09-09-2011 03:55 PM

    New Delhi: From Arbaaz Khan and Arindam Chaudhuri to Anant Mahadevan and Aishwarya Narkar, they all said that receiving a National Film Award from President Pratiba Patil Friday was a "fantastic moment". Dadasaheb Phalke award winner veteran Tamil filmmaker Balachander said it is never too late to get an award....
  • Cool! Film on sex wins family values Natl Award 20-05-2011 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: A remarkably progressive panel of National Film Awards jury on Thursday picked an intimate documentary exploring the contradictions in Indian society on the contentious subject of sex and featuring several steamy sequences, for best film on family values award. Director Kaushik Mukherjee, or Q as he is popularly...
  • Watch: 58th National Film Awards winners 19-05-2011 06:58 PM

    The 58th National Film Awards were announced Thursday. Adaminte Makan Abu, a simple yet evocative narrative of a man's pursuit of religion, winning best feature and its lead actor Salim Kumar picked up the best actor award. ...
  • List of winners: 58th National Film Awards 19-05-2011 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: The prestigious National Film Awards were announced on Thursday. The jury members submitted the list of awardees to the Union Minister of Information & Broadcasting Ambika Soni. The feature films jury was headed by JP Dutta and the non-feature films jury was headed by AK Bir and Best...