66th National Film Awards 2019: Full winners list – Andhadhun, Uri bags awards

66th National Film Awards 2019 Winners list
66th National Film Awards 2019 Winners list

The winners of 66th National Film Awards (2019) have been announced on August 9, Friday. It had a been a real long wait. Usually, the recipients of the NFA are announced in April, and the presentation takes place on May 3 every year. But, this year, it was delayed owing to the Lok Sabha elections. (Check: Jabariya Jodi collection.)

66th National Film Awards 2019 Winners

  1. Most film-friendly state: Uttarakhand
  2. Best book on cinema: Malayalam Book Mano Prarthana Pulley; In A Cult Of Their Own gets Special Mention
  3. Best Film Critic: Blase Johnny (Malayalam), Ananth Vijay (Hindi)


  1. Best Film on Family Values: Chalo Jeetey Hai
  2. Best Short Fiction Film: Kasab
  3. Social Justice Film: Why Me, Ekant
  4. Best Investigation Film: Amoli
  5. Best Sports Film: Swimming Through The Darkness
  6. Best Educational Film: Sarala Virala
  7. Best Film on Social Issue: Talate Kunji
  8. Best Environmental Film: The World’s Most Famous Tiger
  9. Best Promotional Film: Rediscovering Jahannum
  10. Best Film on Science and Technology: GD Naidu: The Edison of India
  11. Best Arts and Cultural Film: Munkar
  12. Best Debut Non-Feature Film of a Director: Feluda
  13. Best Non-Feature Film: Sunrise, The Secret Life of Frogs
66th National Film Awards 2019 Winners list
66th National Film Awards 2019 Winners list


  1. Actors who get special mention for their performance: Sruthi Hariharan, Chandrachud Rai, Josy Joseph, Savitri
  2. Best Rajasthani Film: Turtle
  3. Best Panchanga Film: In The Land Of Poisonous Women
  4. Best Garo Film: Anna
  5. Best Marathi Film: Bhonga
  6. Best Tamil Film: Baram
  7. Best Hindi Film: Andhadhun
  8. Best Urdu Film: Hamid
  9. Best Bengali Film: Ek Je Chhilo Raja
  10. Best Malayalam Film: Sudani From Nigeria
  11. Best Telugu Film: Mahanati
  12. Best Kannada Film: Nathicharami
  13. Best Konkani Film: Amori
  14. Best Assamese Film: Bulbul Can Sing
  15. Best Punjabi Film: Harjeeta
  16. Best Gujarati Film: Reva
  17. Best Choreography: Kruti Mahesh Midya and Jyothi D Tommaar for Ghoomar, Padmaavat
  18. Best Music Director: Padmaavat
  19. Best Special Effect: Awe, KGF
  20. Best Music Direction: Sanjay Leela Bhasali for Padmaavat
  21. Best Background Music Award: Uri: The Surgical Strike
  22. Best Makeup Artist: Ranjith for Awe
  23. Best Costume Designer: Rajshree Patnaik, Varun Shah and Archana Rao for Mahanati
  24. Best Action: KGF: Chapter 1
  25. Best Lyrics: Nathicharami
  26. Best Production Design: Kammara Sambhavam
  27. Best Editing: Nathicharami
  28. Best Location Sound: Tendlya
  29. Best Sound Design: Uri
  30. Best Mixed Track: Rangasthalam
  31. Best Original Screenplay: Chi La Sow
  32. Best Adapted Screenplay: Andhadhun
  33. Best Dialogue: Tarikh
  34. Best Cinematography: Olu (Malayalam) to MJ Radhakrishnan
  35. Best Female Playback Singer: Bindu Mani for Mayavi Manave from Nathicharami
  36. Best Male Playback Singer: Arijit Singh for Binte Dil from Padmaavat
  37. Best Film on Social Issues: Pad Man
  38. Best Supporting Actress: Surekha Sikri for Badhaai Ho
  39. Best Supporting Actor: Swanand Kirkire for Chumbak
  40. Best Actor: Ayushmann Khurrana, Andhadhun, and Vicky Kaushal, Uri
  41. Best Actress: Keerthy Suresh for Mahanati
  42. Best Direction: Aditya Dhar for Uri
  43. Best Feature Film: Hellaro (Gujarati)
  44. Best Children’s Film: Sarkari. Hi. Pra. Shale Kasaragodu, Koduge
  45. Best Child Actors: PV Rohith for Ondalla Eradalla (Kannada), Sameep Singh for Harjeeta (Punjabi), Talha Arshad Reshi for Hamid (Urdu), Shrinivas Pokale for Naal(Marathi)
  46. Best Film on Environment Conservation: Paani
  47. Nargis Dutt Award for National Integration: Ondalla Eradalla
  48. Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment: Badhaai Ho
  49. Jury Awards: Kedara (Bengali), Hellaro (Gujarati)
  50. Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of A Director: Sudhakar Reddy Yakanthi for Naal

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