The Awards took place at the Shastri Bhawan in New Delhi. National Film Awards are also given to the best films in the regional languages of India. At regional level, each committee consisted of one chief and four members. Speaking of winners, while usually, they’re announced in April each year, this year the same was delayed due to the Lok Sabha polls. Accept. The nominations for all the main awards were announced on 13 December 2019. (Bhojpuri, Dogri , English, Hindi, Punjabi, Rajasthani, Urdu), (Assamese, Bengali, Odia and North-Eastern dialects), Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment, Sarkari Hi. The awards aim at encouraging study and appreciation of cinema as an art form and dissemination of information and critical appreciation of this art-form through publication of books, articles, reviews etc. All the awardees are awarded with 'Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal)', a certificate and cash prize. Winners of the 66th Filmfare Awards (South) 2019 Winners of the 66th Filmfare Awards (South) 2019Winners of the 66th Filmfare Awards (South) 2019. [1][2], The Directorate of Film Festivals invited online entries and the acceptable last date for entries was until 22 January 2019. The date of the function was unusual because generally the awards are hosted on the last Saturday of February. Check Out All The Winners Of The 66th National Awards, Best Original Screenplay: Chi Arjun La Sow, Best Female Playback singer: Bindu Mani for Mayavi Manave from Nathicharami, Best Male Playback Singer: Arijit Singh for Binte Dil from Padmaavat, Best Supporting Actress: Surekha Sikri for Badhaai Ho, Best Supporting Actor: Swanand Kirkire for Chumbak, Best Actor: Ayushmann Khurrana, Andhadhun, and Vicky Kaushal, Uri, Best Actress: Keerthy Suresh for Mahanati, Best Children's Film: Sarkari. The declaration of awards was delayed due to 2019 Indian general election. This means we are able to keep this site free-of-charge to use. The declaration of … The Filmfare Awards have been often referred to as the Hindi film industry's equivalent to the Academy Awards in the United States. Awardees included producers and directors of the film. Short Films made in any Indian language and certified by the Central Board of Film Certification as a documentary/newsreel/fiction are eligible for non-feature film section. No films in languages other than those specified in the Schedule VIII of the Constitution were eligible. This has resulted in poor viewership since 2000s. The awards have been announced in 31 categories. The central committee, headed by the director Rahul Rawail, included the heads of each regional committee and five other jury members. All Rights Reserved. The 66th National Film Awards ceremony was the award ceremony which took place in 2019 to honour the best films of 2018, in the Indian cinema. The 66th National Film Awards ceremony was the award ceremony which took place in 2019 to honour the best films of 2018, in the Indian cinema. Wishes pour in for Kamal Haasan on his 66th birthday. The awards have been announced in 31 categories. Entries of dubbed, revised or copied versions of a film or translation, abridgements, edited or annotated works and reprints were ineligible for the awards. Pra. The 66th National Awards winners have finally been announced today by Rahul Rawail, head of the Jury for feature films. Take a look at the full list of winners below. For the Feature Film section, six committees were formed based on the different geographic regions in India. "[4] The recipient is awarded with 'Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal)', cash prize, and a shawl. The nominations were announced on 13 January. Copyright © 2020 Worldwide Media | The Times of India. This year, Uri director Adhitya Dhar was bestowed with the Dada Saheb Phalke Award for Best Director, Ayushmann Khurrana shared the Best Actor Award with Vicky Kaushal for Uri. The two-tier evaluation process included a central committee and five regional committees. Pra. The 56th Filmfare Awards were held on 29 January 2011 at the Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai, honouring the best in film for the year 2010. Pra. Films were required to be certified as a feature film, a featurette or a Documentary/Newsreel/Non-Fiction by the Central Board of Film Certification.[3]. [3], Sarkari Hi. Books, critical studies, reviews or articles on cinema published in Indian newspapers, magazines, and journals between 1 January 2018, and 31 December 2018, were eligible for the best writing on cinema section. Kamal Haasan turns 66. by Vedanshi Pathak | December 23, 2019, 12:32 PM IST The 66th National Film Awards are currently underway at the Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. Until the mid-1990s, Filmfare Awards were the preeminent and most-recognised awards in Bollywood until several other awards sprouted up in Mumbai. The jury members were as follows: All the awardees are awarded with the Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal) accompanied with a cash prize. Shaale, Kasaragodu, Koduge: Ramanna Rai, "Nominations for the 66th Filmfare Awards (South) 2019", "Winners of the 66th Filmfare Awards (South) 2019", "Watch Filmfare Awards (South) 2019 on 26th January 2020", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=66th_Filmfare_Awards_South&oldid=983766795, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Trilok Trivikram - "Praveena Praveena" from, Madhuri Sheshadri - "Nooraru Bannagalu" from, Anil Panachooran - "Nenchinullilaake" from, Ramya Behara - "Gelupu Leni Samaram" from, This page was last edited on 16 October 2020, at 03:39. Hi. View cookie policy. [1][2] The Awards show was premiered on 26 January 2020 at 3 PM on Star Suvarna and Star Suvarna HD and also on Asianet and Asianet HD at 9 AM. The Awards show was premiered on 26 January 2020 at 3 PM on Star Suvarna and Star Suvarna HD and also on Asianet and Asianet HD at 9 AM. We tailor your experience and understand how you and other visitors use this website by using cookies and other technologies. [3], For the Feature and Non-Feature Films sections, films in any Indian language, shot on 16 mm, 35 mm, a wider film gauge or a digital format, and released in cinemas, on video or digital formats for home viewing were eligible. A committee of seven, headed by cinematographer A. S. Kanal, was appointed to evaluate the Non-Feature Films entries.