he much-anticipated 69th National Film Awards winners have been revealed, bringing recognition to outstanding achievements in Indian cinema. The awards were announced during a press conference held at the National Media Center in New Delhi on August 24. From the Best Actor and Best Actress categories to various technical and creative fields, the winners across different aspects of filmmaking were honored.

Here’s a glimpse of some of the winners from the 69th National Film Awards:

  • Best Film (Critic): Purushotomma
  • Non-Feature Films (Best Narration): Hati Bondhu
  • Non-Feature Films (Best Music Direction): Succulent
  • Non-Feature Films (Best Editing): If Memory Serves Me Right
  • Non-Feature Films (Best Audiography): Ek Tha Gaon
  • Non-Feature Films (Best Cinematography): Pataal-Tee
  • Best Hindi Film: Sardar Udham
  • Best Choreography: RRR
  • Best Stunt Choreography: RRR
  • Best Special Effects: RRR
  • Special Jury Awards: Shershaah
  • Best Make-Up Artist: Gangubai Khatiawadi
  • Best Music: Pushpa and RRR
  • Best Editing: Gangubai Khatiwadi
  • Best Supporting Actress: Pallavi Joshi, The Kashmir Files
  • Best Actress: Alia Bhatt (Gangubai Kathiawadi), Kriti Sanon (Mimi)
  • Best Actor: Allu Arjun, Pushpa: The Rise
  • Best Direction: Godavari, Nikhil Mahajan

The 69th National Film Awards celebrate the talent, creativity, and hard work that contribute to the vibrant Indian film industry. These awards not only recognize cinematic excellence but also serve as a platform to honor the diverse voices and stories that enrich the cinematic landscape of India.