The Directorate of Film Festivals announced 57th National Film Awards for the Year 2009 on 16th September, 2010. The awards were announced in three categories Best Feature Film Category under the Chairpersonship of Shri Ramesh Sippy, Non Feature Film Category under the Chairpersonship of Shri Mike Pandey, and Best Writing on Cinema under the Chairpersonship of Shri Samik Bandhopadhyay. Under the Feature Film Category, 136 eligible entries were distributed between five Regional Juries.

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In the Feature Film Category the following awards were announced:

S. No.Name of AwardName of FilmAwardeeMedal & Cash Prize
1Best Feature FilmKutty Srank (Malayalam)Producer: Reliance Big Pictures Director: Shaji N. KarunSwarna Kamal Rs. 2,50,000/ Each
2Indira Gandhi Award For Best Debut Film Of A DirectorLahore (Hindi)Producer: Vivek Khatkar Director: Sanjay Puran Singh ChauhanSwarna Kamal Rs. 1,25,000/ Each
3Award For Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment3 Idiots (Hindi)Producer: Vidhu Vinod Chopra Director: Raj Kumar HiraniSwarna Kamal Rs. 2,00,000/ Each
4Nargis Dutt Award For Best Feature Film On National IntegrationDelhi 6 (Hindi)Producer: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra Director: Rakeysh Omprakash MehraRajat Kamal Rs. 1,50,000/- Each
5Best Film On Social IssuesWell Done Abba (Hindi)Producer: Reliance Big Pictures Director: Shyam BenegalRajat Kamal Rs. 1,50,000/ Each
6Best Children’s FilmPutaani Party (Kannada) & Keshu (Malayalam)Producer: Children’s Film Society, India (For Both Films) Director: Ramchandra P.N. (Putaani Party) & Sivan (Keshu)Swarna Kamal Rs. 1,50,000/-
7Best DirectionAbohoman (Bengali)Rituparno GhoshSwarna Kamal Rs. 2,50,000/-
8Best ActorPaa (Hindi)Amitabh BachchanRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
9Best ActressAbohoman (Bengali)Ananya ChatterjeeRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
10Best Supporting ActorLahore (Hindi)Farooque SheikhRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
11Best Supporting ActressPaa (Hindi)Arundhati NaagRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
12Best Child ArtistPasanga (Tamil)Film Characters Jeeva & Anba KarasuRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
13Best Male Playback SingerMahanager @ Kolkata  (Bengali)Rupam IslamRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
14Best Female Playback SingerHouseful (Bengali)Neelanjana SarkarRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
15Best CinematographyKutty Srank (Malayalam)Cameraman: Anjuli Shukla Laboratory Processing: Adlabs Films Ltd.Rajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-Each
16Best ScreenplayKutty Srank (Malayalam) Kanasemba Kudureyaneri (Kannada) Pasanga (Tamil)Screenplay Writer (Original): P.F. Mathews & Harikrishna Screenplay Writer (Adapted): Dialogues: PandirajRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-Each
17Best AudiographyKaymine (Hindi) Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja (Malayalam) 3 Idiots (Hindi)Location Sound Recordist: Subash Sahoo Sound Designer: Resool Pookutty Re-Recordist Of The Final Mixed Track: Anup DevRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-Each
18Best EditingAbohomaan (Bengali)Arghyakamal MitraRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
19Best Production DesignDelhi 6 (Hindi)Samir ChandaRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
20Best Costume DesignerKutty Srank (Malayalam)JayakumarRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
21Best Make-Up ArtistPaa (Hindi)Christein Tinsley & Dominie TillRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
22Best  Music DirectionDev D (Hindi) Kerala Verma Pazasi RajaMusic Director (Songs): Amit Trivedi Music Director (Background Score): IlayarajaRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/- Each
23Best Lyrics3 Idiots (Hindi)Swanand Kirkire “Behti Hawa Sa Tha Who…”Rajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
24Special Jury AwardKaminey (Hindi) & Kutty Srank (Malayalam) & Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja (Malayalam)Sreekar PrasadRajat Kamal Rs. 2,00,000/-
25Best Special EffectsMagadheera (Telugu)R.Kamal KannanRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
26Best ChoreographyMagadheera (Telugu)K.Siva ShankarRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-

Best Feature Film In Each Of The Language Specified In The Schedule Viii Of The Constitution:

IBest Assamese FilmBasundharaProducer: Hiren Bora Director: Hiren BoraRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
IiBest Bengali FilmAbohomaanProducer: Reliance Big Pictures Director: Rituparno GhoshRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
IiiBest Hindi FilmPaaProducer: Ab Corp Limited Director : R. BalakrishnanRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
IvBest KannadaKanasemba KudureyaneriProducer: Basanta Kumar Patil Director: Girish KasaravalliRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
VBest KonkaniPalatadcho MunisProducer: National Film Development Corporation Director: Laxmikant ShetgaonkarRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
ViBest Malayalam FilmKerala Varma Pazhassi RajaProducer: A.M. Gopalan Director: T. HariharanRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
ViiBest Marathi FilmNatarangProducer: Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. Director : Ravindra Harishchandra JadhavRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
ViiBest Tamil FilmPasangaProducer: M.  Sasikumar Director: PandirajRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-Each
Special Mention—-PadmapriyaCetrtificate Only

In The Non- Feature Film Category The Following Awards Were Announced:

S. No.Name Of AwardName Of FilmAwardeeMedal & Cash Prize
1Best Non-Feature Film (Sharing)The PostmanProducer: K. Hariharan Director: B. ManoharSwarna Kamal Rs. 75,000/- (Sharing) Each
BilalProducer: Sourav Sarangi Director: Sourav Sarangi
2Best Debut Non-Feature Film Of A Director (Sharing)Vaishnav Jan TohProducer: FTII Director: Kaushal OzaRajat Kamal Rs.37500/-(Sharing) Each
Ekti Kaktaliyo GolpoProducer: FTII Director: Tathagata Singha
3Best Compilation FilmPancham UnmixedProducer: Brahmanand S Siingh Director: Brahmanand S SiinghRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/- Each
4Best Environment Film Including AgricultureIn For MotionProducer: Amlan Dutta Director: Anirban DuttaRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/- Each
5Best Film On Social IssuesMr. IndiaProducer: Haobam Paban Kumar Director: Haobam Paban KumarRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/- Each
6Special Jury AwardKelkkunnundoChild Artist: Aasna AslamRajat Kamal Rs. 1,00,000/-
7Short Fiction FilmBoondProducer: Kumar Mangat Director: Abhishek PathakRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/- Each
8Best CinematographyGaarudCameraman:  Deepu S. Unni Laboratory: AdlabsRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/- Each
9Best AudiographyGaarudRe-Recordist (Final Mixed Track): Lipika Singh DaraiRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
10Best EditingIn CameraEditor: Tarun BhartiyaRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
11Best Narration/Voice OverIn CameraBest Voice Over: Ranjan PalitRajat Kamal Rs. 50,000/-
12Special MentionVilayCinematographer: Nitika BhagatCertificate Only

In The Best Writing On Cinema Category Following Awards Were Announced:

S. No.Name Of AwardName Of BookAwardeeMedal
1.Best Book On CinemaCinemaa Yaana (Kannada)Publisher: Hasiru Prakashana Author: Dr. K. PuttaswamySwarna Kamal Rs. 75,000
2.Special MentionEka Studioche AtmavruttaPrabhakar PendharkarCertificate
S. No.Name Of AwardAwardeeMedal
3.Best Film CriticC.S. Venkiteswaran (Malayalam)Swarna Kamal Rs. 75,000

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