Vikas Bahl’s Queen has been named the Best Hindi film at the 62nd National Film Awards. Kangana Ranaut has been adjudged the Best Actress for her performance in Queen. Kangana has earlier won the Best Supporting Actress award for Fashion in 2008.
Court has been declared the Best Feature film. Kannada actor Vijay won the Best Actor for Nanu Avanalla Avalu while Bengali director Srijit Mukherji won the Best Director award for Chotushkone.
The Supporting Actor awards was begged by Tamil actor Bobby Simha for Jigarthanda and Baljinder Kaur for Haryanvi film Pagdi – The Honour.
Mary Kom was named the Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment.
Haider turned out to be the winner of several awards including Best Choreography, Music Direction, Costume Design and Male Playback Singer for Sukhwinder Singh.
Killa was named Best Marathi Film while Harivu was declared the Best Kannada Film.
Nirbashito won the same award in Bengali Film category.
Here is the complete list of winners
Best Hindi Film: Queen
Best Assamese Film: Othello
Best Bengali Film: Nirbashito
Best Kannada Film: Harivu
Best Konkani Film: Nachom – IA Kumpasar
Best Malayalam Film: Ain
Best Marathi Film: Killa
Best Odiya Film: Aadim Vichar
Best Punjabi Film: Punjab 1984
Best Tamil Film: Kuttram Kadithal
Best Telugu Film: Chandamama Kathalu
Best Rabha Film: Orong
Best Haryanvi Film: Pagdi The Honour
Best Music Direction:
Songs – Haider (Hindi)
Background Score – Nineteen Eighty Three (Malayalam)
Best Choreography: Bismil for Haider
Nachom – IA Kumpasar (Konkani)
Bhootnath Returns (Hindi)
Best Educational Film: Komal and Behind the Glass Wall
Best Exploration/Adventure: Film Life Force – India’s Western Ghats
Best Investigative Film: Phum Shang
Best Animation Film: Sound of Joy
Best Short Fiction Film: Mitraa
Best Film Critic: Tanul Thakur
Best Writing on Cinema : Silent Cinema: (1895-1930)- Pasupuleti Purnachandra Rao
Best Writing on Cinema : G. Dhananjayan for Pride of Tamil Cinema(Special Mention)
Best Costume Designer: Dolly Ahluwalia for Haider
Best Female Playback Singer: Saivam (Tamil) Uttara Unnikrishanan (Song: Azhagu)
Best Male Playback Singer: Haider (Hindi) Sukhwinder Singh (Song: Bismil)
Best Actress Queen (Hindi) Kangana Ranaut
Best Supporting Actress: Baljinder Kaur for Pagdi The Honour (Haryanavi)
Best Supporting Actor: Bobby Simhaa for Jigarthanda (Tamil)
Best Actor: Nanu Avanalla Avalu (Kannada) Vijay
Best Direction: Chotushkone (Bengali) Srijit Mukherji
Best Film On Environment Conservation/Preservation: Ottaal (Malayalam)
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Mary Kom
Indira Gandhi Award For Best Debut Film Of A Director: Asha Jaoar Majhe (Bengali)
Best Feature Film: Court (Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati, English)