New Delhi: Kamal's Celluloid was declared as the best
Malayalam film at the 60th National Film Awards. In what could be
described as an 'achievement' for Malayalam cinema, 11 out of 31
awards went to the Malayalam film industry.
Irrfan Khan won the Best Actor for his outstanding performance
as athlete-turned-dacoit in Paan Singh Tomar. The film
also won Best Hindi Feature Film. The National Film Awards jury was
led this year by filmmaker Basu Chatterjee. Listed below are the
list of winners of the National Film Awards in the popular
Malayalam film category.
Special jury awards: Thilakan, Lal and
Best film on social issues: Ranjith's
Best dialogue writer: Anjali Menon for
Best Malayalam film: Kamal's
Best Audiography: Rajakrishnan for Annayum