National Film Awards - 1998

Also Known As- 45th National Film Awards 1998
Location- New Delhi, India

National Film Awards 1998 - Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Film Girish KasaravalliThaayi Saheba (Kannada)
Best Children's Film--
Best Direction JayaraajKaliyattam (Malayalam)
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment Yash ChopraDil To Pagal Hai (Hindi)
National Film Awards 1998 - Silver Lotus Award (Rajat Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best ActorSuresh Gopi
Balachandra Menon
Kaliyattam (Malayalam)
Samaantharangal (Malayalam)
Best Actress Indrani Haldar & Rituparna SenguptaDahan (Bengali)
Best Supporting Actor Prakash RajIruvar (Tamil)
Best Supporting Actress Karisma KapoorDil To Pagal Hai (Hindi)
Best Music DirectionKeeravani M.M.Annamayya (Telugu)
Best LyricsJaved AkhtarBorder (Hindi)
Best Playback Singer (Male)Hariharanfor song 'Mere Dushman' from film 'Border (Hindi)'
Best Playback Singer (Female)K. S. Chithrafor song 'Payalein Chun Mun' from film 'Virasat (Hindi)'
Best Art DirectionRamesh DesaiThaayi Saheba (Kannada)
Best Cinematography Santosh SivanIruvar (Tamil)
Best EditingA. Sreekar PrasadThe Terrorist (Tamil)
Best ChoreographyShiamak Davarfor song 'Le Gayi' from film 'Dil To Pagal Hai (Hindi)'
Best Screenplay Rituparno GhoshDahan (Bengali)
Best Special Effects VenkyJeans (Tamil)
Best Costume DesignVaishali KasaravalliThaayi Saheba (Kannada)
Best AudiographyJanakikutty SampathEnnu Swantham Janakikutty (Malayalam)
Best Child ArtistDhan Raj Dhanna (Hindi)
Special Jury Award / Special Mention (Feature Film)Jayamala (Actress)
Akkineni Nagarjuna (Actor)
Jomol (Actress)
Thai Saheb (Kannada)
Annamayya (Telugu)
Ennu Swantham Janakikutty (Malayalam)
National Film Awards 1998 - Best Regional Film
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Regional Film (Hindi)Govind NihalaniHazaar Chaurasi Ki Maa
Best Regional Film (Assamese)Dr. Bhabendranath Saikia Itihas
Best Regional Film (Telugu)KarunakaranToli Prema
Best Regional Film (Tamil)Santosh SivanThe Terrorist
National Film Awards 1998 - Other Feature Film Awards
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Film on Other Social Issues Deepak Roy Dhanna (Hindi)
Best Film on Family Welfare S. Balachandra MenonSamantharangal (Malayalam)
National Film Awards 1998 - Indira Gandhi Award
WinnerFilm
A. K. Lohitha DasBhoothakkannadi (Malayalam)
National Film Awards 1998 - Nargis Dutt Award
WinnerFilm
J.P. Dutta Border (Hindi)
National Film Awards 1998 - Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award
WinnerState
B.R. Chopra (Director, Producer)Punjab
National Film Awards 1998 - Best Book on Cinema
WinnerBook
Savith Bhakhir & Adithya Aswathi
Anil Jhankar
Hindi Cinema aur Delhi (English)
Cinemachi Goshta (Marathi)