Aug 31, 2022

Mimi, Sardar Udham & Shershaah shine at Filmfare Awards Featured

The 67th Filmfare Awards for 2022 were given out on Tuesday night. The awards ceremony saw the coming together of the entire Hindi film industry under a roof. The three films which emerged as the big winners of the evening were Kriti Sanon starrer Mimi, Vicky Kaushal-led Sardar Udham and Sidharth Malhotra’s Shershaah.

All three films that grabbed the highest number of awards were OTT releases. Mimi revolved around a small-town girl from Rajasthan, played by Sanon, who gets offered Rs 20 lakh to act as a surrogate for an American couple. The middleman was played by Pankaj Tripathi. Though the film couldn’t impress the film critics, it did intrigue the audience. The film had a digital release on Netflix. Sardar Udham, helmed by Shoojit Sircar, was loved by the audience and film critics alike. It was based on the story of ‘revolutionary’ Udham Singh who avenged the massacre of Jallianwala Bagh by shooting Michael O’Dwyer in London, in March 1940.

Shershaah, produced by Karan Johar, became one of the most viewed films on Amazon Prime Video. The film featured Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani in the lead roles. The film was centred around the life of Captain Vikram Batra, who fought till his last breath during the 1999 Kargil war.

Here’s the complete list of winners:

Best Actor: Ranveer Singh for 83
Best Actress: Kriti Sanon for Mimi
Best Actor : (Critics’ Choice): Vicky Kaushal for Sardar Udham
Best Actress : (Critics’ Choice): Vidya Balan for Sherni
Best Director: Vishnuvardhan for Shershaah
Best Film : (Popular Category): Shershaah
Best Film : (Critics’ Choice): Sardar Udham
Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male): Pankaj Tripathi for Mimi
Best Actor in Supporting Role (Female): Sai Tamhankar for Mimi
Best Story: Abhishek Kapoor, Supratik Sen and Tushar Paranjape for Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui
Best Dialogue: Dibakar Banerjee and Varun Grover for Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar
Best Screenplay: Shubhendu Bhattacharya and Ritesh Shah for Sardar UdhamBest Original Story: Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui
Best Debut Male: Ehan Bhatfor 99 songs
Best Debut Female: Sharvari Wagh for Bunty Aur Babli 2
Best Debut Director: Seema Pahwa for Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi
Best Music Album: Tanishk Bagchi, B Praak, Jaani, Jasleen Royal, Javed-Mohsin, Vikram Montrose for Shershaah
Best Lyrics: Kausar Munir for Lehra Do (’83)
Best Playback Singer (Male): B Praak for Mann Bharryaa 2.0 (Shershaah)
Best Playback Singer (Female):
Asees Kaur for Raataan Lambiyan (Shershaah)
Best Action: Stefan Richter and Suniel Rodrigues (Shershaah)
Best Background Score: Shantanu Moitra (Sardar Udham)
Best Choreography: Vijay Ganguly (Chaka Chak from Atrangi Re)
Best Cinematography: Avik Mukhopadhyay (Sardar Udham)
Best Costume: Veera Kapur (Sardar Udham)
Best Editing: A Sreekar Prasad (Shershaah)
Best Production Design: Mansi Dhruv Mehta, Dmitrii Malich (Sardar Udham)
Best Sound Design: Dipankar Chaki and Nihar Ranjan Samal (Sardar Udham)
Best VFX: Sardar Udham
Lifetime Achievement Award: Subhash Ghai

(indianexpress.com)

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