58th National Film Awards were announced on Thursday. Tamil and Malayalam films won major awards. Only one Telugu film got award - Advaitam as Best Educational film which is produced by Vijaypal Reddy and directed by Pradeep Madugula.
1. Best Feature film: 'Adaminte Makan Abu' (Malayalam)
2. Best Wholesome Entertainer: 'Dabangg'
3. Best Debut Film: Baboo Band Baaja (Marathi)
4. Best Children's Film: Hejjegalu (Kannada)
5. Best Director: Vetrimaran, 'Aadukalam' (Tamil)
6. Best Screenplay: Vetrimaran, 'Aadukalam'
7. Best Actor: Dhanush (Aadukalam - Tamil) and Salim Kumar (Adaminte Makan Abu - Malaylam)
8. Best Actress: Mitalee Jagtaap (Baboo Band Baaja - Marathi) and Saranya (Thenmerku Paruvakatru - Tamil)
9. Best supporting Actor: J Thambi Ramaih (Mynaa - Tamil)
10. Best Supporting Actress: Sukumari (Malayalam)
11. Best Child Artist: Shantanu Ranglekar, Vivek, Harsh Myal
12. Best Music: Vishal Bhardwaj (Ishqiya)
13. Best Singer Female: Rekha Bhardwaj (Ishqiya)
14. Best Singer Male: Suresh Wadekar
15. Best Lyricist: Vairamuthu
16. Best dialogues: Sanjay Pawar
17. Best Make Up Artist: Vikram Gaikwad, Moner Maanush'
18. Best special effects: Enthiran Robot.
19. Best Choreographer: Dinesh (Aadukalam)
20. Best Audiography: Kamod Karade (Ishqiya)
21. Best Sci & Tech Film: 'Heart to Heart'
22. Best Sports Film: Boxing Ladies
23. Special Jury Award: Kabira Khada Baazar Mein'
24. Best educational Film: 'Advaitham' (Telugu)
25. Best Art & Culture Film: 'Leaving Home'
26. Best Debut Non-feature Film: Tistulia
27. Nargis Dutt Award: 'Moner Manush'
28. Best Film On social Issues: 'Champions'
29. Best Film on Environment: 'Beetari Jeeva'
30. Best Production Design: Robot
31. Special Jury Award: Mi Sindhutai Satka
Best films in regional category
32. Best Hindi Film: Do Dooni Chaar
33. Best Marathi Film: Mana Ayi Vacha
34. Best Assamese Film: Jetuka Patar Dare
35. Best Kannada Film: Putukarna Highway
36. Best English Film: Memories in March