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|
|Best Script Writing||3|
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”.
|Best Feature Film||Baahubali – The Beginning|
|Best Director||Sanjay Leela Bhansali for ‘Bajirao Mastani’|
|Best Actor||Amitabh Bachchan for ‘Piku’|
|Best Actress||Kangana Ranaut for ‘Tanu Weds Manu Returns’|
|Best Supporting Actor||Samuthirakani for Visaaranai|
|Best Supporting Actress||Tanvi Azmi, Bajirao Mastani|
|Best Hindi Film||Dum Laga Ke Haisha|
|Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film Of A Director||Neeraj Ghaywan, Masaan|
|Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment||Bajrangi Bhaijaan|
|Best Choreography||Remo D’Souza, Deewani Mastani song in Bajirao Mastani|
|Best Female Playback Singer||Monali Thakur, Moh Moh Ke Dhage|
|Best Cinematography||Sudeep Chaterjee, Bajirao Mastani|
|Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration||Nanak Shah Fakir|
|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|
|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 Tamil Film||Visaaranai|
|Best Telugu Film||Kanche|
|Best Children’s Film||Duronto|