National Film Awards - 1986

Also Known As- 33rd National Film Awards 1986
Location- New Delhi, India

National Film Awards 1986 - Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best FilmGovindan AravindanChidambaram (Malayalam)
Best Children's FilmP. S. PrakashAazadi Ki Ore (Hindi)
Best DirectionShyam BenegalTrikaal (Hindi)
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome EntertainmentNo Award -
National Film Awards 1986 - Silver Lotus Award (Rajat Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best ActorShashi KapoorNew Delhi Times (Hindi)
Best ActressSuhasiniSindhu Bhairavi (Tamil)
Best Supporting ActorDeepankar DeParoma (Bengali)
Best Supporting ActressVijaya MehtaRao Saheb (Hindi)
Best Music DirectionIlayaraajaSindhu Bhairavi (Tamil)
Best LyricsVairamuthuMuthal Mariyathai (Tamil)
Best Playback Singer (Male)P. Jayachandranfor song 'Sivasankara Sarva Saranya Vibho' from film 'Srinarayana Guru (Malayalam)'
Best Playback Singer (Female)K. S. Chithrafor song 'Padariyen' from film 'Sindhu Bhairavi (Tamil)'
Best Art DirectionSham BhutkerRao Saheb (Hindi)
Best CinematographySubrata MitraNew Delhi Times (Hindi)
Best EditingBabu SheikhHum Naujawan (Hindi)
Best ScreenplayBhabendranath Nath SaikiaAgni Snaan (Assamese)
Best Costume DesignSaba ZaidiTrikaal (Hindi)
Best AudiographyHitendra GhoshEk Pal (Hindi)
Best Child ArtistPuneetBettada Hoovu (Kannada)
Special Jury Award / Special Mention (Feature Film)Sudha Chandran (Actress)Mayuri (Telugu)
National Film Awards 1986 - Best Regional Film
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Regional Film (Telugu)Kasinadhuni ViswanathSwathi Muthyam
Best Regional Film (Tamil)BharathirajaMuthal Mariyathai
National Film Awards 1986 - Non-Feature Film Awards
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Short Fiction FilmRajan KhosaWisdom Tree (Hindi)
National Film Awards 1986 - Indira Gandhi Award
WinnerFilm
Romesh SharmaNew Delhi Times (Hindi)
National Film Awards 1986 - Nargis Dutt Award
WinnerFilm
P.A. BackerSree Narayana Guru (Malayalam)
National Film Awards 1986 - Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award
WinnerState
B. Nagi Reddy (Producer)Andhra Pradesh
National Film Awards 1986 - Best Book on Cinema
WinnerBook
Arun KhopkarGurudutt Teen Anki Shonkat Iki (Marathi)