The 64th National Film Awards 2017 Winners List Announced

64th National Film Awards 2017 Winners List: The much-awaited winners of the 64th National Film Awards for the films released in 2016 were declared during a press conference at 11:30 am at National Media Centre in New Delhi on Friday, April 7. Filmmaker Priyadarshan was the chairperson of the jury in feature films category, while nationally acclaimed cinematographer and a writer Raju Misra was the chairperson in non-feature category.

64th National Film Awards 2017 Winners List

The 64th National Film Awards 2017 Full Winners List

  • Best Debut Film of a Director – Deep Chaudhari (Alifa)
  • Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment – Sathamanam Bhavathi
  • Best stunt choreography – Peter Hein (Pulimurugan)
  • Best Children’s Film – Dhanak (Hindi)
  • Best Film on social issue – Pink
  • Best Direction – Rajesh (Ventilator)
  • Best Actor – Akshay Kumar (Rustom)
  • Best Actress – Surabhi Lakshmi (Minnaminungu)
  • Best Supporting Actress – Zaira Wasim (Dangal)
  • Best Child Artist – Adhish Praveen (Kunju Daivam), Saj (Noor Islam), Manohara (Railway Children)
  • Best Male Playback Singer – Sundara Iyer (Joker)
  • Best Female Playback Singer – Thume jaake
  • Best Screenplay (original) – Syam Pushkaran (Maheshinte Prathikaram)
  • Best Screenplay (adapted) – Sanjay Krishnaji Patel (Dashakriya)
  • Best Editing – Rameshwar (Ventilator)
  • Sound designer – Jayadevan (Kaadu Pookunna Neram)
  • Best production design – 24
  • Best Costume Designer – Sachin (Marathi film)
  • Best Environmental film including agriculture – The Tiger who crossed the line
  • Best Make-up Artist – MK Ramakrishna
  • Best Music Direction – Babu Padmanabha (Kannada _ Alama)
  • Special Mention – Kadvi Hawa
  • Mukthi bhava (Hindi)
  • Majirathi Keki (Assamese)
  • Neerja – Sonam Kapoor
  • Special Jury award for Mohanlal for Pulimurugan, Janatha Garage, and Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol

Best Feature Films in Regional languages:

  • Madipur (Tulu)
  • Joker (Tamil)
  • Wrong side Raju Gujarati
  • Pelli Chupulu (Telugu)
  • Dashakriya (Marathi)
  • Bisarjan’ (Bengali)
  • Maheshinte Prathikaram (Malayalam)
  • Ke Sara Sara (Konkini)
  • Reservation (Kannada)
  • Neerja (Hindi)

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The 64th National Film Awards Winners List Sonam Kapoor and Akshay Kumar were among the big winners. While Sonam’s Neerja was declared the Best Hindi Film of 2016, Rustom won Akshay Kumar the Best Actor award.