National Film Awards: Full Winner's List: The 67th National Film Awards were announced on in March 2021. The award ceremony has been delayed for almost a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The National Film Festival is generally held on 3 May, but the event was postponed due to the pandemic last year. The winners' names were announced at the National Media Center in Delhi. 461 films have been included in the feature film category and 220 in the non-feature film category.
Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's film 'Chichhore' has been declared the best Hindi feature film. Shradhha Kapoor, Varun Sharma, Tahir Raj Bhasin played the lead roles along with Sushant in the Chhichhore directed Nitesh Tiwari. The film was released in 2019. This film gives the message of never giving up in life in a very entertaining way.
The best actor award was shared with Manoj Bajpayee and Dhanush. Manoj is being given this award for 'Bhonsle' and Dhanush for 'Asuran'. This is the third National Film Award for Manoj Bajpayee. Earlier, he was given the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'Satya'. At the same time, Manoj Bajpayee was given the Special Jury Award for acting in 'Pinjar'.
Kangana Ranaut was voted Best Actress for 'Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi' and 'Panga'. This is Kangana's fourth National Film Award. She was first awarded the Best Supporting Actress Award for 'Fashion'. After this, Best Actress was selected for 'Queen' and 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns.
Best Film- Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea (Malayalam)
Best Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment- Maharshi (Telugu)
Best Actor- Dhanush (Asuran) and Manoj Bajpayee (Bhonsle)
Best Actress- Kangana Ranaut (Manikarnika, Panga)
Best Direction- Bahattar Hoorain
Best Supporting Actress- Pallavi Joshi (The Tashkent Files)
Best Supporting Actor- Vijay Sethupathi (Super Deluxe)
Best Music Direction (Songs)- D Imman for Viswasam (Tamil)
Music Direction (Background score)- Jyeshtha Putro
Best Lyrics- Kolambi (Malayalam)
Best Editing- Naveen Nooli for Jersey (Telugu)
Best Choreography- Raju Sundaram for Maharshi (Telugu)
Best Cinematography- Jallikattu (Malayalam
Original Screenplay- Jyeshtha Putri (Bengali)
Adapted Screenplay- Gumnaami
Dialogue Writer- The Tashkent Files (Hindi)
Best Make-Up Artist- Helen
Best Stunts: Avane Srimannarayana (Kannada)
Best Production Design- Anandi Gopal
Best Audiography- lewduh (Khasi)
Best Special Effects- Marakkar Lion of the Arabian Sea
Best Film on Environment Conservation- Water Burial
Best Children Film- Kastoori (Hindi)
Best Debut Film of Director- Helen (Malayalam)
Best Female Playback Singer- Savani Ravindra for Bardo (Marathi)
Best Male Playback Singer- B Praak – Tere Mitti – Kesari (Hindi)
Best Telugu Film- Jersey
Best Hindi film- Chichhore