National Film Awards - 2002

Also Known As- 49th National Film Awards 2002
Location- New Delhi, India

National Film Awards 2002 - Golden Lotus Award (Swarna Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best FilmGirish KasaravalliDweepa (Kannada)
Best Children's Film--
Best DirectionB. LeninOoruku Nooruper (Tamil)
Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome EntertainmentAshutosh GowarikerLagaan (Once Upon a Time in India) (Hindi/English)
National Film Awards 2002 - Silver Lotus Award (Rajat Kamal)
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Actor MuraliNeythukaaran (Malayalam)
Best ActressTabu
Sobhana
Chandni Bar (Hindi)
Mitr, My Friend (English)
Best Supporting ActorAtul KulkarniChandni Bar (Hindi)
Best Supporting ActressAnanya KhareChandni Bar (Hindi)
Best Music DirectionA. R. RahmanLagaan (Hindi/English)
Best LyricsJaved AkhtarLagaan (Hindi)
Best Playback Singer (Male)Udit Narayan for song 'Mitwa' from film 'Lagaan (Hindi)'
Best Playback Singer (Female)Sadhana Sargamfor song 'Pattu Solli' from Azhagi (Tamil)
Best Art Direction Nitin Chandrakant DesaiLagaan (Hindi/English)
Best CinematographyRamachandra HalkareDweepa (Kannada)
Best EditingBeena PaulMitr - My Friend (English)
Best ScreenplayNeelakantaShow (Telugu)
Best Special EffectsTotal Infotainment Ltd. IndiaAalavandhan (Tamil)
Best Costume DesignBhanu AthaiyaLagaan (Hindi/English)
Best Audiography H. Sridhar, Nakul KamteLagaan (Hindi/English)
Best Child Artist P. ShwethaKutty (Tamil)
Special Jury Award/Special Mention (Feature Film)Janaki Vishwanathan (Director)
Dilip Doli & Narayan Deal (Directors)
Kutty (Tamil)
Panoi Jomgi
National Film Awards 2002 - Best Regional Film
CategoryWinnerFilm
For languages specified in schedule VIII of the constitution
Best Regional Film (Hindi)Farhan AkhtarDil Chahta Hai
Best Regional Film (Telugu)No AwardNo Award
Best Regional Film (Tamil) B. LeninOoruku Nooruper
For languages those are not specified in schedule VIII of the constitution
Best Feature Film in English RevathiMitr, My Friend
National Film Awards 2002 - Other Feature Film Awards
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Film on Other Social IssuesMadhur BhandarkarChandni Bar (Hindi)
National Film Awards 2002 - Non-Feature Film Awards
CategoryWinnerFilm
Best Film on Social IssuesCheranVetri Kodi Kattu (Tamil)
Best Animated FilmHayao MiyazakiSpirited Away (Japanese)
National Film Awards 2002 - Indira Gandhi Award
WinnerFilm
K.N.T. SastryThiladaanam (Telugu)
National Film Awards 2002 - Nargis Dutt Award
WinnerFilm
Jyoti SarupBub (father) (Kashmiri)
National Film Awards 2002 - Dadasaheb Phalke Lifetime Achievement Award
WinnerFilm
Dev Anand (Actor, Director, Producer)Punjab