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President Pranab Mukherjee presented the 63rd National Film Awards

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Venue: Vigyan Bhavan, New delhi
Date: 03 of May, 2016

The well known celebrities Bachchan and Kangana Ranaut received National award from the Honourable President Pranab Mukherjee.

Category                                No. of awards
Non-Feature Film21
Feature Film51
Best Script Writing3

i. Amitabh Bachchan played as a Bengali father in the film ‘Piku’ and Deepika Padukone is also a part of that film.
ii. The Himachal Queen Kangana Renaut won the National award in the film “Tanu Weds Manu Returns” for the dual role.
iii. The Prominent director in the Telugu industry S.S. Rajamouli won the award in Best Feature Film Category named the film “Baahubali: The Beginning”.
iv. The historical epic drama “Bajirao Mastani” achieved numerous awards.

The directorial debut film “Masaan” won the Indira Gandhi Award which is directed by Neeraj Ghaywan.It is also honoured that Biswadeep Chatterjee’s sound designing and Justin Ghose’s re-recording of the final mixed track in that film “Bajirao Mastani”.

    Winner list

Best Feature FilmBaahubali – The Beginning
Best DirectorSanjay Leela Bhansali for ‘Bajirao Mastani’
Best ActorAmitabh Bachchan for ‘Piku’
Best ActressKangana Ranaut for ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’
Best Supporting ActorSamuthirakani for Visaaranai
Best Supporting ActressTanvi Azmi, Bajirao Mastani
Best Hindi FilmDum Laga Ke Haisha
Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A DirectorNeeraj Ghaywan, Masaan
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome EntertainmentBajrangi Bhaijaan
Best ChoreographyRemo D’Souza, Deewani Mastani song in Bajirao Mastani
Best Female Playback SingerMonali Thakur, Moh Moh Ke Dhage
Best CinematographySudeep Chaterjee, Bajirao Mastani
Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National IntegrationNanak Shah Fakir
Best Screenplay Writer (Original)Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns)
Best Screenplay – DialoguesJuhi Chaturvedi (Piku) and Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu Returns)
Best Malayalam FilmPathemari
Best Film on Social IssueNiranayakam
Best Music DirectionM Jayachandran for Song Kaathirunnu Kaathirunnu for the Ennu Ninte Moideen
Best Music Direction- Background ScoreIlaiyaraaja, Thaarai Thappattai
Best Film on Environment Conservation/PreservationValiya Chirakulla Pakshikal
Best Tamil FilmVisaaranai
Best Telugu FilmKanche
Best Children’s FilmDuronto