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National Film Award for Best Feature Film

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Type
  
National

Last awarded
  
2015

Instituted
  
1953

Total awarded
  
63

First awarded
  
1953

Cash award
  
₹ 2,50,000/-

First awardees
  
Shyamchi Aai

Category of
  
National Film Awards

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Description
  
Best Feature Film of the year

Medal
  
Swarna Kamal (Golden Lotus)

Awarded by
  
Directorate of Film Festivals

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The National Award for Best Feature Film is one of the National Film Awards presented annually by the Directorate of Film Festivals, India, and was constituted in the year 1954. This is one of the Golden Lotus Awards (Swarna Kamal) given among National Film Awards. It is announced for films produced in a year across the country, in all Indian languages.

Films in the following languages have won the Best Feature Film award: Bengali (22 awards), Hindi (13 awards), Malayalam (11 awards), Kannada (6 awards), Marathi (4 awards), Tamil (2 awards), Sanskrit (2 awards), Telugu (1 award), Assamese (1 award) and Beary (1 award). It was awarded in all years except in 1979.

Awards

All the awardees are awarded with 'Swarna Kamal' (Golden Lotus Award), cash prize and a Certificate. Award winners include Producer and Director of the film.

Cash prize amount varied over the period. Following table illustrates the cash prize amount over the years:

References

National Film Award for Best Feature Film Wikipedia