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13th BIFFES 2022 AWARDS

Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy award for the Best Kannada Cinema 2021

DODDAHATTI BOREGOWDA

Director: Raghu K M

Producer: Lokesh K M

Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy award for the Second Best Kannada Cinema 2021

DANDI

Director: Vishal Raj

Producer: Usha Rani S C

Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy award for the Second Best Kannada Cinema 2021

DEVADA KAAD

Director: Amar L

Producer: Manjula R

Special Jury Mention 2021

CAKE

Director: Kishor Moodbidri

Producer: Ishwar Creations

Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy award for the Best Kannada Cinema 2020

PINKI ELLI?

Director: Prithvi Konanur

Producer: Krishnegowda

Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy award for the Second Best Kannada Cinema 2020

DAARI YAVUDAYYA VAIKUNTAKE

Director: Siddu Poornachandra

Producer: Sri Basaveshwara Creations

Karnataka Chalanachitra Academy award for the Third Best Kannada Cinema 2020

O NAANA CHETHANA

Director: Apurva (Ashadevi)

Producer: Santosh Kumar H

Special Jury Mention 2020

MASANADA HOOVU

Director: Amar Gowda

Producer: Avinash U Shetty

Most Popular Kannada Cinema of the Year Award 2020

DIA

Director: Ashoka K S

Producer: D Krishna Chaitanya

Second Most Popular Kannada Cinema of the Year Award 2020

SHIVAJI SURATHKAL

Director: Akash Srivatsa

Producer: Anup Gowda, Rekha K N

Third Most Popular Kannada Cinema of the Year Award 2020

LOVE MOCKTAIL

Director: Darling Krishna

Producer: Darling Krishna, Milana Nagaraj

Most Popular Kannada Cinema of the Year Award 2021

YUVARATHNAA

Director: Santhosh Anandram

Producer: Vijay Kiragandur

Second Most Popular Kannada Cinema of the Year Award 2021

ROBERRT

Director: Tharun Sudhir

Producer: Umapathy Srinivasa Gowda

Third Most Popular Kannada Cinema of the Year Award 2021

KOTIGOBBA 3

Director: Shiva Karthik

Producer: Soorappa Babu

Special Jury Mention 2021

POGARU

Director: Nanda Kishore

Producer: B. K. Gangadhar

Best Indian Cinema Award 2020

SEMKHOR

Director: Aimee Baruah

Producer: Mala Baruah

Second Best Indian Cinema Award 2020

THAHIRA

Director: Siddik Paravoor

Producer: Muziris Movies

Third Best Indian Cinema Award 2020

BRIDGE

Director: Kripal Kalita

Producer: Sabita Devi, Rama Kumar Das

Best Indian Cinema Award 2021

MEPPADIYAN

Director: Vishnu Mohan

Producer: Unni Mukundan

Second Best Indian Cinema Award 2021

GANDHI & CO.

Director: Manish Saini

Producer: Mahesh Danannavar

Third Best Indian Cinema Award 2021

ADIEU GODARD

Director: Amartya Bhattacharyya

Producer: Swastik Arthouse

Best Asian Film 2021

NOT TODAY

Director: Aditya Kripalani

Producer: Mumba Devi Motion Pictures

Second Best Asian Film 2021

ABSENCE

Director: Ali Mosaffa

Producer: Ali Mosaffa

Special Jury Mention 2021

TWO DOGS

Director: Amir Azizi

Producer: Navid Mohammadzadeh

Best Asian Film 2020

GOD ON THE BALCONY

Director: Biswajeet Bora

Producer: Noorul Sultan

Second Best Asian Film 2020

THE NEWSPAPER

Director: Sarath Kothalawala, Kumara Thirimadura

Producer: Bandula Gunawardhana

Special Jury Mention 2020

THE WANDERLUST OF APU

Director: Subhrajit Mitra

Producer: Gaurang Jalan

12th BIFFES 2022 AWARDS

Best Film

KAVALUDARI

Director: Hemanth Murali Rao

Producer: Ashwini Puneeth Rajkumar

Citation: For its thrilling story and scripting, scintillating music, natural performances and competent Direction.

First Runner Up

ONDU SHIKARIYA KATHE

Director: Sachin Shetty

Producer: Sachin Kumar Shetty, Rajeev Shetty

Citation: For its presentation of the theme of human selfishness and its impact on society, fine scripting, pleasing visuals and good Direction.

Second Runner Up

RANGANAYAKI

Director: Dayal Padmanabhan

Producer: S. V. Narayana

Citation: For its inspiring story of an young rape victim recovering her identity in a hostile world presented through incisive dialogues and powerful performance of the protagonist to create social concern on the issue.

Special Jury Mention

SELFIE MUMMY GOOGLE DADDY

Director: R. Madhuchandra

Producer: R. Madhuchandra

Citation: For its simple narration of a contemporary societal concern of obsession with mobile phones and its consequent impact on children.

NETPAC International Jury Prize

PINGARA

Director: Preetham R Shetty

Production: Avinash U Shetty, D N Manjunath Reddy

Citation: For its portrayal of human sensitive emotions, equality between castes, confessing human mistakes in front of God. It also showcases the traditional rituals of Tulunaadu which is part of our State.

Most Popular Kannada Cinema

MUNIRATHNA KURUKSHETRA

Director: Naganna

Producer: Vrushabhadri Productions

Citation: For being a rare mythological film with grandeur, lovely costumes, beautiful art design and rich dialogs

Second Popular Kannada Cinema

BELL BOTTOM

Director: Jayathirtha B V

Producer: Santhosh Kumar K C

Citation: For its light humor, titillating dialogues and curiously woven story & Screenplay all converging to provide wholesome entertainment.

Third Popular Kannada Cinema

YAJAMANA

Director: V. Harikrishna/Pon Kumaran

Producer: Shylaja Nag/B.Suresha

Citation: For being a good example for convergence of Commerce, Entertainment and Social Message in Cinematic expression

Best Indian Cinema

PANGHRUN

Director: Mahesh Vaman Manjrekar

Producer: Mahesh Vaman Manjrekar

Citation: A film which shows complexity of human emotions and relationships in a very aesthetic manner with cinematic excellence

Special Jury Award

BIRIYAANI

Director: Sajin Baabu

Producer: UAN Film House

Citation: A powerful portrayal of the struggles and plight of suppressed women of the society

Special Jury Mention

JWLWI (THE SEED)

Director: Rajni Basumatary

Producer: Rajni Basumatary

Citation: A hope and positivity shown in insurgency affected area.

FIPRESCI
International Critics Jury Award

THE DOG AND HIS MAN

Director: Siddharth Tripathy

Producer: Siddharth Tripathy

Citation: For its graceful ability to tell a touching story at once local and universal, one where the daily life of a humble man and the nature of which he’s a part are trampled by the logic of profit.

Best Asian Film

HAPPY OLD YEAR

Director: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit

Producer: Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit

Citation: For its original, sophisticated and intricate analysis of the dynamics within family relationships making it a sensitive portrayal of the global theme of past versus present, and about what needs to be disposed and what values need to remain in life.