Posted on April 7, 2017 at 1:17 PM
The popular film award ceremony in India organized recently. In this ceremony, several actors from Bollywood won the prestigious National Film Awards. Today, the Indian Government’s Directorate of Film Festivals has announced the National Film Awards. As part of the award presentation, the popular Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar emerged out as the Best Actor while Neerja bagged the Best Hindi film Award. Here is everything you need to know about national film awards. You can now watch the Live of National Film Awards 2017 here. Watch it out!
Watch National Film Awards Live 2017
The popular film Neerja has won the Best Hindi Feature Film award at the 64th National Awards 2017. This event is going on Live now at the National Media Centre in the national capital New Delhi today i.e., on Friday 7th April 2017. Akshay Kumar won the best Actor award for the film Rustom. On the other hand, Sonam Kapoor won the Best lead actress award for the movie Neerja. The jury has specially mentioned Adil Hussain for Mukti Bhawan as well as Kadvi Hawa.
The film Dashakriya got the Best Marathi Film award. The film Wrong Side Raju awarded the Best Gujarati Film award. The Best Tamil Film award went to Joker movie directed by the film maker Raju Murugan. Check out the list of winners who won the 64th National Awards 2017!
- Best Actor of the year: Akshay Kumar for the movie Rustom
- Best film on social issues: Pink
- Best Environmental film including agriculture: The Tiger who crossed the line
- Best Hindi Feature Film: Neerja, directed by Ram Madhvani
- Best Marathi film: Dashakriya
- Best Kannada Film: Reservation
- Best Bengali Film: Bisarjan
- Award for Best children film awarded to Dhanak
- Special Mention Award: The Eyes of Darkness
- Best VFX award is given to Ajay Devgn’s Shivaay
- Indira Gandhi Award for debut director: Khalifa (Bengali)
- Best action director and stunt choreographer: Peter Haines for Pulimurugan
- Best book on cinema awarded to Lata Surgatha
- Best Movie Critic: G Dhananjayan
- Most film friendly state: Uttar Pradesh
Watch the live streaming of 64th National Film Awards 2017 here: