National Film Awards - 2000

Also Known As- 47th National Film Awards 2000
Location- New Delhi, India

National Film Awards 2000 - Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best FilmShaji N. KarunVaanaprastham (Malayalam (France/India/Germany))
Best Children's Film--
Best DirectionBudhdhadeb DasguptaUttara (Bengali)
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome EntertainmentJohn Matthew MathanSarfarosh (Hindi)
National Film Awards 2000 - Silver Lotus Award (Rajat Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Actor MohanlalVaanaprastham (Malayalam)
Best ActressKirron KherBariwali (Bengali)
Best Supporting ActorAtul KulkarniHey Ram (Tamil/Hindi)
Best Supporting ActressSudeepa Chakravarthy
Sohini Haldar
Uttara (Bengali)
Paromitar Ek Din (Bengali)
Best Music DirectionIsmail DarbarHum Dil De Chuke Sanam (Hindi)
Best LyricsVairamuthu Sangamam (Tamil)
Best Playback Singer (Male)M. G. Sreekumarfor song 'Chanthu Pottum' from film 'Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum (Malayalam)'
Best Playback Singer (Female) Jayshree Dasguptafor song 'Hriday Ammar Prokash Holo' from film 'Paromitar Ek Din (Bengali)'
Best Art DirectionNitin Chandrakant DesaiHum Dil De Chuke Sanam (Hindi)
Best CinematographyAnil MehtaHum Dil De Chuke Sanam (Hindi)
Best EditingA. Sreekar Prasad, Joseph GuinvarchVaanaprastham (Malayalam)
Best ScreenplayMadampu KunjukuttanKarunam (Malayalam)
Best Special EffectsManthraHey Ram (Tamil)
Best Costume Design SarikaHey Ram (Tamil)
Best AudiographyAnup Mukhopadhyay Uttara (Bengali)
Best Child Artist Aswin ThamphiJalamarmaram (Malayalam)
Special Jury Award / Special Mention (Feature Film) Kalabhavan Mani (Actor)Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum (Malayalam)
National Film Awards 2000 - Best Regional Film
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Regional Film (Hindi) E. NiwasShool
Best Regional Film (Marathi) Sanjay SarkarGharaBaher
Best Regional Film (Bengali) Aparna Sen Paromitar Ek Din
Best Regional Film (Assamese)Jahnu Barua Pokhi
Best Regional Film (Oriya)Susant Misra Biswaprakash
Best Regional Film (Kannada)Girish Karnad Kanooru Heggadathi
Best Regional Film (Malayalam) V.K. PrakashPunaradhivasam
Best Regional Film (Telugu) K. Vijayabhaskar Nuve Kavali
Best Regional Film (Tamil) Bala Sethu
National Film Awards 2000 - Other Feature Film Awards
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Film on Other Social Issues Amol PalekarKairee (Hindi)
Best Film on Family WelfareShyam BenegalHari Bhari (Hindi)
Best Film on Environment Conservation/PreservationT. K. Rajeev KumarJalamarmaram (Malayalam)
National Film Awards 2000 - Non-Feature Film Awards
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Animated FilmPeter Lord Nick ParkChicken Run (English)
National Film Awards 2000 - Indira Gandhi Award
WinnerFilm
Aswini Chowdhary
Shekhar Kammula
Laado (Haryanvi)
Dollar Dreams (English)
National Film Awards 2000 - Nargis Dutt Award
WinnerFilm
ChitrarathShaheed Udham Singh (Punjabi)
National Film Awards 2000 - Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award
WinnerState
Asha Bhosle (Singer)Maharashtra
National Film Awards 2000 - Best Book on Cinema
WinnerBook
Madhu Eravankara (Malayalam)
Aruna Anand Damle (Marathi)
Malayala Cinemayum Sahithyavum
Marathi Chitrapat Sangeetachi Vatchal