69th National Film Awards: Check Complete List Of Winners

69th National Film Awards List

The prestigious 69th National Film Awards unfolded as a dazzling celebration of cinematic brilliance, showcasing the outstanding achievements of the Indian film industry. The star-studded event, held at Vigyan Bhawan in Delhi, marked a historic moment for many actors, directors, and technicians who were honored for their exceptional contributions to the world of cinema. As we delve into the comprehensive list of winners, let’s take a moment to appreciate the diverse talent and captivating narratives that illuminated the silver screen.


Stars Shine Bright

The awards ceremony, announced in August 2023 by filmmaker Ketan Mehta, boasted a stellar lineup of winners spanning various genres and regional cinemas. From groundbreaking performances to technical excellence, the 69th National Film Awards recognized the richness and diversity of Indian cinema. Notable mentions include Allu Arjun’s historic win as the first Telugu actor to receive the Best Actor award, Kriti Sanon’s heartfelt acknowledgment as Best Actress, and the gripping narratives of films like ‘Rocketry,’ ‘The Kashmir Files,’ and ‘Pushpa.’


A Night Of Unforgettable Triumphs

  • Best Feature Film: Rocketry
  • Best Director: Nikhil Mahajan, Godavari
  • Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: RRR
  • Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration: The Kashmir Files
  • Best Actor: Allu Arjun, Pushpa
  • Best Actress: Alia Bhatt, Gangubai Kathiawadi, and Kriti Sanon, Mimi
  • Best Supporting Actor: Pankaj Tripathi, Mimi
  • Best Supporting Actress: Pallavi Joshi, The Kashmir Files
  • Best Child Artist: Bhavin Rabari, Chhello Show
  • Best Screenplay (Original): Shahi Kabir, Nayattu
  • Best Screenplay (Adapted): Sanjay Leela Bhansali & Utkarshini Vashishtha, Gangubai Kathiawadi
  • Best Dialogue Writer: Utkarshini Vashishtha & Prakash Kapadia, Gangubai Kathiawadi
  • Best Music Director (Songs): Devi Sri Prasad, Pushpa
  • Best Music Direction (Background Music): MM Keeravaani, RRR
  • Best Male Playback Singer: Kaala Bhairava, RRR
  • Best Female Playback Singer: Shreya Ghoshal, Iravin Nizhal
  • Best Lyrics: Chandrabose, Konda Polam’s Dham Dham Dham
  • Best Hindi Film: Sardar Udham
  • Best Kannada Film: 777 Charlie
  • Best Malayalam Film: Home
  • Best Gujarati Film: Chhello Show
  • Best Tamil Film: Kadaisi Vivasayi
  • Best Telugu Film: Uppena
  • Best Maithili Film: Samanantar
  • Best Mishing Film: Boomba Ride
  • Best Marathi Film: Ekda Kaay Zala
  • Best Bengali Film: Kalkokkho
  • Best Assamese Film: Anur
  • Best Meiteilon Film: Eikhoigi Yum
  • Best Odia Film: Pratikshya
  • Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director: Meppadiyan, Vishnu Mohan
  • Best Film on Social Issues: Anunaad – The Resonance
  • Best Film on Environment Conservation/Preservation: Aavasavyuham
  • Best Children’s Film: Gandhi and Co
  • Best Audiography (Location Sound Recordist): Arun Asok & Sonu K P, Chavittu
  • Best Audiography (Sound Designer): Aneesh Basu, Jhilli
  • Best Audiography (Re-recordist of the final mixed track): Sinoy Joseph, Sardar Udham
  • Best Choreography: Prem Rakshith, RRR
  • Best Cinematography: Avik Mukhopadhayay, Sardar Udham
  • Best Costume Designer: Veera Kapur Ee, Sardar Udham
  • Best Special Effects: Srinivas Mohan, RRR
  • Best Production Design: Dmitrii Malich and Mansi Dhruv Mehta, Sardar Udham
  • Best Editing: Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Gangubai Kathiawadi
  • Best Make-up: Preetisheel Singh, Gangubai Kathiawadi
  • Best Stunt Choreography: King Soloman, RRR
  • Special Jury Award: Shershaah, Vishnuvardhan


All About The 69th National Film Awards

The 69th National Film Awards unfolded as a spectacular celebration of cinematic brilliance, recognizing the diverse talent that enriches Indian cinema. From powerhouse performances to technical wizardry, the night was a glittering testament to the magic of storytelling on the silver screen.

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