Malayalam film ‘Adamante Makan Abu’ won the National Award for best film, while Tamil actor Dhanush and Malayalam actor Salim Kumar shared the best actor award for their performances in ‘Adaminde Makan Abu’ and ‘Aadukalam’respectively.
Seven Malayalam films, including Pranchiyettan & the Saint, Makaramanju, Gaddama, Veetilekkulla Vazhi, Athmakatha and Adaminte Makan Abu, were nominated for this year’s National Film Awards.
Arunima Sharma received the best director award. Marathi actress Mitalee Jagtap Paradhar won the National Award (best actress) for her performance in Baboo Band Baaja. She shared the award with Saranya Pirivannan, while Salman Khan starrer Dabangg was named the Wholesome Entertainer of the Year. Veteran film maker K. Balachander was chosen for the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2010.
VIEW THE COMPLETE LIST OF 58TH NATIONAL FILM AWARDS WINNERS
Best Film: ‘Adaminte Makan Abu’
Best Hindi Feature Film: Do Dooni Chaar
Best ‘Wholesome Entertainer of the Year’ : Dabangg
Best Sports Film National Award: ‘Boxing Ladies’
Best sci & tech film: Heart to Heart
Best film on social issues: Champions
Best English film – Memories in March
Best Art & Culture Film: Leaving Home (Indian Ocean Film)
Best Marathi Film: Mana Ayi Vacha
Best Kannada Film: Putukarna Highway
Best Children’s Film: Hejjegalu
Best Investigative Film: K R Manoj’s ‘A Pestering Journey’ on Endosulfan victims
Best special effects: – Enthiran, Robot
Best Actor: Salim Kumar for Adaminte Makan Abu and Dhanush for Aadukalam
Best Actress: Marathi actress Mitalee Jagtap Paradhar and Tamil actress Saranya
Best irector: Vetrimaaran for ‘Aadukalam’
Best Supporting Actress: Malayalam actress Sukumari
Best Male Playback Singer: Suresh Wadkar
Best Female Playback Singer: Rekha Bhardwaj for Ishqiya
Best Music: Vishal Bharadwaj for Ishqiya
Best audiography location sound recordist: Kamod Karade (Ishqiya)
Best re-recordist of the final mixed track: Debajit Changmai
Best cinematographer: Madhu Ambattu has won award for Adaminte Makan Abu.
Best production design: Sabu Cyril for Enthiran
Special jury award: Mee Sindhutai Sakpal
Report By : Nideesh RN
Indian Webcasting Network [IWN]
Published: Time : 12:45 P.M /May 20, 2011