The 69th National Film Awards 2023 Winners List has been announced by the Directorate of Film Festivals from the official website @www.dff.gov.in or it can be directly downloaded from the link given at the bottom of this page. National Film Awards are the most prestigious awards, which are announced annually to honour the best filmmaking talent across the country.
This year films like Jai Bhim, Minnal Murali, Thalaivii, Sardar Udham, 83, Pushpa The Rise, Shershaah, The Great Indian Kitchen, Gangubai Kathiawadi and Nayattu, among many others, are in contention for the awards. In this list Allu Arjun was named as the Best Actor for the film Pushpa, Alia Bhatt and Kriti Sanon shared the award for Best Actress for the film Gangubai Kathiawadi and Mimi.
69th National Film Awards 2023 Winners List
- Best Actor – Allu Arjun
- Best Actress – Alia Bhatt and Kriti Sanon
- Best Supporting Actors – Pallavi Joshi (The Kashmir Files) and Pankaj Tripathi (Mimi)
- Best Editor – Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali for the film Gangubai Kathiawadi
- Best Music Director– Devi Sri Prasad for the film Pushpa
- Action Direction, Choreography, Special Effects – SS Rajamouli’s epic historical film RRR.
Feature Films category
- Kadaisi Vivasayi – Late Shri Nallandi
- Jhilli – Aranya Gupta & Bithan Biswas
- Home – Indrans
- Anur – Jahanara Begum
Major winners in Non-Feature Film category
- Best Non-Feature Film – Ek Tha Gaon (Garhwali & Hindi)
- Best Director – Bakual Matiyani for the film Smile Please (Hindi)
- Best Film on Family Values – Chand Saanse (Hindi)
- Best Cinematographer – Bittu Rawat for the film Pataal Tee (Bhotiya)
- Best Investigative Film – Looking For Challan (English)
- Best Educational Film – Sirpigalin Sipangal (Tamil)
- Best Film on Social Issues – Mithu Di (English), Three Two One (Marathi & Hindi)
- Best Environmental Films – Munnam Valavu (Malayalam)