Indian Cinema: 62nd National Film Awards

unnikrishnanNew Delhi: As the 62nd National Film Awards were announced here on Tuesday, the Malayalam films fetched six recognitions, including two jury mentions.  Uthara Unnikrishnan, daughter of playback singer P Unnikrishnan, was chosen the best female playback singer for her song in the movie ‘Seivam.’ Tune into the Best of Kodambakkam with Mala Lutchmanan (LotusFM) on Sunday as she speaks to Unnikrishnan in an EXCLUSIVE interview over his daughter’s win at the National Film Awards.

Actress Kangana Ranaut has been named best actress for her film Queen while Sanchari Vijay bagged the award for best actor for his performance in Kannada movie ‘Naanu Avanalla Avalu’.

Kangana portrayed a simple girl named Rani who goes on a honeymoon alone and experiences a journey of self-discovery. The film was lauded by audiences and critics alike.

Chaitanya Tamhane’s Marathi film ‘Court’ was named the National Film Award winner in the best feature film category

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Naufal Khan was the Publisher at ADISHAKTI MEDIA and the editor-in-chief of the South African Indian news service Indian Spice. Khan was former Sunday Times journalist and also an occult fiction and non-fiction writer with several published titles.