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National Awards 2016 Winners List
Here we provide the complete list of National Awards 2016 winners and nominees for movies released on 2015.
Best Film 2015 National Award Winner
Best Film: Baahubali (National Award a huge achievement: ‘Baahubali’ producer).
The first part of SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus “Baahubali” was announced as a surprise best feature film winner, even as last year’s much appreciated “Masaan” had to contend itself with just the best debut director award for Neeraj Ghaywan.
Best Director 2015 National Award Winner
Best Director: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Bajirao Mastani’.
Sweeping historical romance “Bajirao Mastani” helped its director Sanjay Leela Bhansali win the best director honour.
Best Actor 2015 National Award Winner
Best Actor: Amitabh Bachchan, Piku.
This is 73-year-old Amitabh Bachchan’s fourth National award. He previously won the honour in 1990 for “Agneepath”, for “Black” in 2005 and for “Paa” 2009. In a message sent to IndianExpress.com , Amitabh Bachchan expressed his happiness by writing, “Thank you. Gracious of you. Humbled. Aneek dhanyavad. Abhaar.”
Best Actress 2015 National Award Winner
Best Actress: Kangana Ranaut, Tanu Weds Manu Returns.
Kangana Ranaut, 28, won the award for her role in romantic comedy-drama “Tanu Weds Manu Returns” for her endearing dual turn as Tanu, a troublesome wife and Haryanvi sportsperson Datto. It is her third trophy at the National Awards, having earlier won best-supporting actress for “Fashion” and best actress “Queen”last year.
Best Supporting Actor 2015 National Award Winner
Best Supporting Actor: Samuthirakani for Visaaranai.
Best Supporting Actress 2015 National Award Winner
Best Supporting Actress: Tanvi Azmi, Bajirao Mastani.
Tanvi Azmi received Best Supporting Actress for “Bajirao Mastani”.
Best Hindi Film 2015 National Award Winner
Best Hindi Film: Dum Laga Ke Haisha.
Sharat Katariya’s debut “Dum Laga Ke Haisha”, a ’90s set drama in Haridwar about the romance between a mismatched couple, was named the best Hindi film.
Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A Director: Neeraj Ghaywan, Masaan.
Neeraj Ghaywan received Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A Director for his film “Masaan”.
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
Best Screenplay Writer (Original): Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns).
Best Screenplay – Dialogues: Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns).
Best Malayalam Film: Pathemari, Artistically narrated saga of 2 generations of Malayali workers who migrated to gulf for livelihood.
Best Film on Social Issue: Niranayakam.
Best Music Direction: M Jayachandran for Song Kaathirunnu Kaathirunnu for the Ennu Ninte Moideen.
Best Music Direction– Background Score: Ilaiyaraaja, Thaarai Thappattai.
Best Film on Environment Conservation/Preservation: Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal.
Best Children’s Film: Duronto.
Best Tamil Film: Visaaranai.
Best Telugu Film: Kanche.
Best Sanskrit Film: Priyamanasam.
Best Kannada Film: Thithi.
Best Marathi Film: Ringan.
Best Maithili Film: Mithila Makhaan.
Best Punjabi Film: Chauthi Koot.
Best Bengali Film: Sankhachil.
Best Konkani Film: Enemy.
Best Assamese Film: Kothanodi.
Best Haryanvi Film: Satrangi The Head Hunter bags.
Best Khasi Film: Onaatah.
Best Manipuri Film: Eibusu Yaohanbiyu.
Best Mizo Film: Kima’s Lode Beyond the Class.
Best Odiya Film: Pahada Ra Luha.
Best Editing: Late Kishore T.E for Visaranai.
Best Costume Designer and Best Makeup Artist for film Nanak Shah Fakir.
Special Mention: Ritika Singh for the film Irudhi Suttru.
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