List of winners of 61st National Film Awards for 2013

The 61st National Film Awards ceremony is an event during which the Directorate of Film Festivals presents its annual National Film Awards to honor the best films of 2013 in the Indian cinema. The ceremony was held today on 16th April, 2014. Ship of Theseus won award for the best feature film of 2013. Few other bollywood films have also begged some awards at 61st National Film Awards 2013. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Jolly LLB, Madras Cafe and Shahid are some of those. Have a look at the complete list of winners of 61st National Film Awards for 2013.

List of Winners of 61st National Film Awards for 2013

Best Feature Film Ship of Theseus
Indira Gandhi Award for Best Debut Film of a Director Fandry (Marathi)
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment Bhaag Milkha Bhaag
Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration Thalaimuraigal (Tamil)
Best Film on Social Issues Tuhya Dharma Koncha (Marathi) Tuhya Dharma Koncha (Marathi)
Best Film on Environment Conservation/ Preservation  Perariyathavar (Malayalam)
Best Children’s Film Kaphal (Hindi)
Best Direction Hansal Mehta for Shahid (Hindi)
Best Actor  Raj Kumar for Shahid (Hindi) and Suraj Venjaramoodu for Perariyathavar (Malayalam)
Best Actress Geetanjali Thapa for Liar’s Dice (Hindi)
Best Supporting Actor Saurabh Shukla for Jolly LLB (Hindi)
Best Supporting Actress  Amruta Subhash for Astu (Marathi) and Aida El-Kashef for Ship of Theseus
Best Child Artist  Somnath Avghade for Fandry (Marathi) and Sadhana for Thanga Meengal (Tamil)
Best Male Playback Singer
Rupankar for Jaatishwar (Bengali)
Best Female Playback Singer  Bela Shende for Tuhya Dharma Koncha (Marathi)
Best Cinematography  Rajeev Ravi for Liar’s Dice (Hindi)
Best Screenplay  P. Sheshadri for December I and Panchakshari for Prakruti (Kannada) and Sumitra Bhave for Astu (Marathi)
Best Audiography  Nihar Ranjan Samal and Bishwadeep Chatterjee for Madras Cafe (Hindi) and D Yuvaraj for Swapaanam (Malayalam)
Best Editing  V.J. Sabu Joseph for Vallinam (Tamil)
Best Production Design  Ashim Ahluwalia, Tabsheer Zutshi, Parichit Paralkar for Miss Lovely (Hindi)
Best Costume Designer Sabarni Das for Jaatishwar (Bengali)
Best Make-up Artist  Vikram Gaikwad for Jaatishwar (Bengali)
Best Music Direction  Kabir Suman (Songs) for Jaatishwar (Bengali) and Shantanu Moitra (Background Score) for Na Bangaaru Talli (Telugu)
Best Lyrics Na. Muthukumar for Thanga Meengal (Tamil)
Special Jury Award Yellow (Marathi) and Miss Lovely (Hindi)
Best Special Effects Intermezzo Studio Alien Sense Films Pvt Ltd for Jal (Hindi)
Best Choreography Ganesh Acharya for Maston Ka Jhund- Bhaag Milkha Bhaag (Hindi)
Best Hindi Feature Film Jolly LLB

[Note: Featured Photo used in this post is photo of 60th National Film Awards.]