The 67th National Film Awards, honoring the movies and work of artists from 2019, were announced today. 

Here’s a look at some of the most notable winners: 

Best Feature Film: Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea (Malayalam)

Marakkar also won the award for Best Special Effects. 

Best Editing film: Jersey (Telugu). 


Jersey also won the award for Best Film in Telugu. It’s  being remade by Dharma Productions in Hindi, with Shahid Kapoor in the lead role. 

Best Screenplay Adapted: Gumnami (Bengali)

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Gumnami also won the award for the Best Feature Film in Bengali. 

Best Screenplay (Original): Jyeshthoputro (Bengali)

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Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut (Manikarnika and Panga

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Best Actor:  Manoj Bajpayee (Bhonsle) and Dhanush (Asuran)

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Even last year, the Best Actor award was shared by Ayushmann Khurrana (Andhadhun) and Vicky Kaushal (URI)

Best Cinematography: Jallikattu

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Jallikattu was India’s official entry for the Oscars. 

Best Male Playback Singer: B Praak for Teri Mitti (Kesari)

Best Female Playback Singer: Savani Ravindra for Raan Petala (Bardo)


Best Hindi film: Chhichhore


Best Film on Social Issues: Anandi Gopal (Marathi)


You can see the complete list of winners here