Independent cinema has been catching the attention of the audience throughout the country. India has various regional film industries such as Bollywood, Pollywood, Gollywood, Tollywood, Sandalwood, Kollywood, Ollywood, Mollywood, Jollywood etc. The films in various languages are being loved by their local audience. Kerala cinema is rising quickly in the country. The Kerala Film industry has announced the list of awards and nomination. Here is the list of all the award-winning films which received the 50th Kerala State Award.
50th Kerala State Film Awards Winners List
- Best Film – Vasanthi
- Second Best Film – Kenjira
- Best Actor – Suraj Venjaramoodu, Android Kunjappan Version 5.25 and Vikruthi
- Best Actress – Kani Kusruti, Biriyani
- Best Director – Lijo Jose Pellissery, Jallikattu
- Best Character Actor – Fahad Faasil, Kumbalangi Nights
- Best Character Actress – Swastika, Vasanthi
- Best Film with Popular Appeal and Aesthetic Value – Kumbalangi Nights
- Best Children’s Film – Nani
- Best Screenplay (Original) – Rahman Brothers, Vasanthi
- Best Screenplay (Adapted) – PS Rafeeue, Thottappan
- Best Child Artist (Male) – Vasudev Sajeesh Mara, Sullu and Kallanottam
- Best Child Artist (Female) – Catherine Viji, Nani
- Best Debut Director – Ratheesh Balakrishnan Poduval, Android Kunjappan Version 5.25
- Best Music Director – Sushin Shyam, Kumbalangi Nights
- Best Male Singer – Najim Arshad
- Best Female Singer – Madhushree Narayanam
- Best Editor – Kiran Das, Ishq
- Best Cinematography – Prathap V Nair, Kenchira
- Best Dubbin Artist (Male) – Vineeth, Lucifer and Marakkar; Arabikadalinte
- Special Jury Mention – Anna Ben for Helen, Nivin Pauly for Moothon Priyamvadha Krishna for Thottapand
- Best Background Music – Ajaml Hasbulla, Vrithakrithiyilulla Chaturam.
- Best Choreography Award – Prasanna Sujith and Brinda, Marakkar
- Best Colourist Award – Liju, Idam
- Best Costume Design Award – Ashokan Alappuzha, Kenjira
- Best Makeup Award – Renjith Anbady, Helen
50th Kerala State Film Awards Winner Name 2020
The audience has given their love to all the films. But Vasanthi has become the most-loved film and won the 50th Kerala Film Award in the category of Best Film. The film also received awards for Best Screenplay and Best Actress in the female category. The result has been announced by A.K. Balan, the Minister of Cultural Affairs.
Lijo Jose Pellissery has received the second award in the category of Best Film Director. Suraj Venjaramoodu won the Best Actor award for Android Kunjappan Version 5.25. In the film, he has been featured as an emotional old man who roams around with a robot. The character is really unusual.
Samvid Anand’s directorial Nani has become the Best Children’s film. Catherine Biji grabbed the award of Best Child Actor (female) for the same film. Which is your favourite film? If you are happy with the result, let us know in the comment section.