65th National Film Awards 2018: The full list of winners

Dear Bankersdaily Aspirants, 

The 65th National Film awards are announced last week and we are here with the detailed full list of all the winners announced. As said this is the 65th National Film Awards and it is presented by the Directorate of Film Festivals and this is announced to honour the best films of Indian Cinema in the year 2017. 

The 65th National Awards was announced on 13th April, 2018 and the award ceremony will be held on 3rd May, 2018. The Feature Film Central panel was headed by Shri Shekhar Kapur, an eminent filmmaker known for his works in Hindi cinema and international cinema. The Non- Feature Film panel was headed by Shri. Nakul Kamte and the Best Cinema on Writing jury by Shri.Anant Vijay. The National Film Awards would be presented by Hon’ble President of India on May 3rd, 2018. 

Award Name Name Movie (Language)
Dada Saheb Phalke Award Vinod Khanna
Best Director Jayaraj Bhayanakam (Malayalam)
Best Feature Film Village Rockstars (Assamese)
Best Actor Ridhhi Sen Nagar Kirtan (Bengali)
Best Actress Sridevi Mom (Hindi)
Best Supporting Actor Fahadh Faasil Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum (Malayalam)
Best supporting actress Divya Dutta Irada (Hindi)
Best Action Direction Baahubali 2 (Telugu)
Best Choreography Ganesh Acharya Toilet Ek Prem Katha (Hindi)
Best Film for National Integration Best Film for National Integration
Best Film for National Integration Dhappa (Marathi)
Best Popular Film Baahubali 2 (Telugu)
Best Debut Film of a Director Pampally Sinjar (Jasari)
Best film on Social Issues Aalorukkam (Malayalam)
Best Child artist Bhanita Das Village Rockstars (Assamese)
Best Children’s Film Mhorkya (Marathi)
Best Cinematography Nikhil S Praveen Bhayanakam (Malayalam)
Best Special Effects Baahubali 2 (Telugu)
Special Jury Award Nagar Kirtan (Bengali)
Best Film Critic Giridhar Jha
Special Mention for Film Criticism Sunil Mishra of Madhya Pradesh
Best Film on Environment Conservation/Preservation Irada (Hindi)

Special Mention for Films

Film Name / Name Language
Mhorkya Marathi
Hello RC Odiya
Take Off Malayalam
Pankaj Tripathi for Newton Hindi
Parvathy Malayalam


Kaccha Limbu Marathi
Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum Malayalam
Newton Hindi
Mayurakshi Bengali
Ishu Assamese
To Let Tamil
Gazi Telugu
DHH Gujarati
Hebbettu Ramakka Kannada
Sinjar Jasari
Hello Arsi Odiya
Walking With The Wind Ladakhi
Paddayi Tulu


Award Name Name Movie (Language)
Best Lyrics Muthu Ratna March 22 (Kannada)
Best Music Direction (Songs) A.R. Rahman Kaatru Veliyidai  (Tamil)
Best Lyrics Muthu Ratna March 22 (Kannada)
Best Music Direction (Background score) A.R. Rahman Mom (Hindu)
Best Location Sound Recordist Mallika Das, Village Rockstar (Assamese)
Best Sound Design Walking With The Wind (Ladakhi)
Best Female Playback Singer Shasha Tirupati Vaan Varuvaan from Kaatru Veliyidai (Tamil)
Best Male Playback Singer Yesudas Poy Maranja Kalam fromViswasapoorva M Mansoor (Malayalam)


Production CATEGORY

Award Name Name Movie (Language)
Best Make Up artist Ram Razak Nagar Kirtan (Bengali)
Best Production Design Santosh Rajan Take off (Malayalam)
Best Editing Reema Das Village Rockstar (Assamese)
Best Costume Gobinda Mandal Nagar Kirtan (Bengali)


Award Name Name Movie (Language)
Best Original Screenplay Sajeev Pazhoor Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum (Malayalam)
Best Adapted Screenplay Jairaj Bhayankam (Malayalam)
Best Dialogues Sambit Mohanty Hello Arsi (Odiya)


Other mentions:

Best Film on Family Values [Non-Feature Films] – Happy Birthday

Best Direction [Non-Feature Films] – Nagraj Manjule for Pavasacha Nibandha

Best Cinematography [Non-Feature Films] – Appu Prabhakar (Eye Test), Arnold Fernandes (Dawn)

Best Audiography [Non-Feature Films] – Avinash Sonawane, Pavasacha Nibandha

Best On-Location Sound Recordist [Non-Feature Films] – Samarth Mahajan, The Unreserved

Best Editing [Non-Feature Films] – Sanjiv Monga and Tenzin Kunchok, Mrityubhoj — The Death Feast

Best Music [Non-Feature Films] – Ramesh Narayanan, Shored of Liberty

Best Narration/ Voice Over [Non-Feature Films] – Francois Castellino, The Lion of Laddak

Special Mention [Non-Feature Films] – Rebirth (Dir: Jayaraj); Cake Story (Dir: Rukshana Tabassum); Afternoon (Dir: Swapnil Vasant Kapure)

Aspirants can download the 65th National Film Awards 2018 – Full Winners LIST – PDF from the link that is provided below.

DOWNLOAD – 65th National Film Awards 2018 – Full Winners List – PDF 

Aspirants can also download the Commonwealth Games Winners from the links that are mentioned below.

DOWNLOAD – Gold Coast Commonwealth Games – 2018 – Indian Winners – Full List PDF