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National Film Award for Best Special Effects

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Type  National
First awarded  1992
First awardees  Shashilal K. Nair
Cash award  50,000 INR (US$790)
Category  Indian Cinema
Last awarded  2015
Instituted  1991
Total awarded  23
Description  Best special graphic effects for a feature film for a year
Medal  Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus)
Awarded by  Directorate of Film Festivals
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The National Film Award for Best Special Effects is one of the National Film Awards presented annually by the Directorate of Film Festivals, the organisation set up by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, India. It is one of several awards presented for feature films and awarded with Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus).

The award was instituted in 1991 at 39th National Film Awards but awarded first time at 40th National Film Awards and then awarded annually for films produced in the year across the country, in all Indian languages.


Award includes 'Rajat Kamal' (Silver Lotus) and cash prize. Following are the award winners over the years:


National Film Award for Best Special Effects Wikipedia