The Kerala state film awards 2016 have been announced. State Minister Thiruvanjoor Radhakrishnan has announced the results in the press meet. Dulquer Salman bags the best actor award for his mesmerizing performance in the movie Charlie while Parvathy won the best actress award for her outstanding performance in Charlie and Ennu Ninte Moidheen. The best movie award is goes to Ozhivu Divasathe Kali directed by Sanal Kumar Shashidharan.
Kerala State awards are considered as the most prestigious awards given for motion pictures made in Kerala. It was initiated from 1997 onwards, till 1997 the awards were directly managed by Department of Cultural Affairs under the, Government of Kerala. Later from 1998 Kerala State Chalachitra Academy were handling the procedure on behalf of the Department of Cultural Affairs, Government of Kerala.
The jury headed by popular director Mohan has gone through the 73 films which are competing in various categories. Ennu Ninte Moideen (R S Vimal), 'Pathemari (Salim Ahamed), 'Valiya Chirakulla Pakshikal (Dr.Biju), Mili (Rajesh Pillai), Charlie (Martin Prakkat) and Nirnayakam (V K Prakash), Ozhivu Divasathe Kali (Sanal Kumar Sashidaran) were competing in the Best Film category. Mammootty (Pathemari), Prithviraj (Ennu Ninte Moideen), Jayasurya (Su Su Sudhi Valmeekam) and Kunchacko Boban (Valaiya Chirakulla Pakshikal) are the front runners for the best actor awards. Amala Paul (Mili), Manju Warrier (Rani Padmini) and Parvathy (Ennu Ninte Moideen) competing for the best actress awards. In the Best Director category, R S Vimal, Salim Ahamed, Rajesh Pillai and Dr.Biju are included.
Winners of Kerala State Film awards 2016
Ozhivu Divasathe Kali directed by Sanal Kumar Shashidharan was honored as the best film in Kerala state film award in the year of 2016. The best actor award went to emerging superstar Dulquer Salman for the stunning performance in the movie Charlie. He was already got critical acclaim for his outstanding performance during the release of the movie itself. This is the first major movie award bags by Dulquer Salman. According to him the award is an unexpected one. As expected the best actress award is acquired by Parvathy Menon for her ace performance in the films like Ennu Ninte Moidheen, and Charlie. The best director award is bagged by Martin Prakkaat for the film Charlie.
Ennu Ninte Moidheen, a movie which enthralled the heart of viewers by the evergreen love story telling and fresh presentation has grabbed the popular movie award in Kerala state film award 2016. Ameeba directed by Manoj Kana has been honored with best second movie in Kerala state movie award. Unni R and Martin Prakkat have bagged the best script writer award for the excellent screenplay for the movie Charlie. Jomon T John has gained the best cinematographer award for the movies like Charlie and Ennu Ninte Moidheen. Both of these film was eye fiesta for viewers with the amazing movie capturing. Jury has selected Sreebala K Menon as the emerging director in 2016 for directing the movie Love 24 X 7. Lijo Paul has honored with best editor. Gaurav G Menon (Ben) and Janaki Menon (Malgudi Days) have grabbed the best child artist award of 2016 for their amazing acting in respective movies.
Famous lyricist Rafeeq Ahamed has got the best lyricist award for his mind stealing song Kathirunnu Kathirunnu in Ennu Ninte Moidheen while popular musician Ramesh Narayanan has bagged the best musical score for his songs in Sharadambaram in the same movie. P Jayachandran and Madusree Narayanan have selected as best singers in their respective category. Bijibal has been honored with the best background score for the movie Pathemari and Neena. Please read below for the complete list of Kerala State Film Award 2016 winners.
Initial responses of Winners after winning Kerala State Film awards 2016 w
Are you looking for the response of Kerala state film awards winners in 2016? The best film actor awards is goes to Dulquer this time and he responds as this awards is the inspiration to youth actors as him from the Jury. According him he is not aware about how much he is deserving award anyhow its an unexpected one in the initial stage of his film career. He also added after the result, his father and the popular Malayalam actor Mammooty has given a sweet kiss and hug on his cheeks with immense happiness. Parvathy Menon bags the best actress award and she responded that award is giving much responsibility in her future. She shares her happiness in getting award to her colleagues as well. According the director Sanal Kumar Sashidharan who bags the best film award said that more than his happiness, this award will be the best way to get attention for his movie from viewers.
Getting a State film award is not that easy as there are many parameters through which the nominations are selected. The eminent jury panel selects among the best films, best actors, best actress and so on. On seeing each and every performance they arrive at the joint decision and announce the awards. Sometimes even the jury is confused as to whom to give the award because the performances would be natural and acceptable to all. Nevertheless after announcing the awards, if there is no criticism from any quarters means the jury has done their best exercise and we have to compliment them.