Awards & Winners

National Film Award for Best Film on Social Issues

National Film Awards

The National Film Award for Best Film on Social Issues is one of the National Film Awards presented annually by the Directorate of Film Festivals, the organisation set up by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, India. It is one of several awards presented for non-feature films and awarded with Rajat Kamal. The award was instituted in 1967, at 15th National Film Awards and awarded annually for the short films produced in the year across the country, in all Indian languages.
Date Established : 1967

Check all the winners of National Film Award for Best Film on Social Issues presented under National Film Awards since 1967 .

Satish Manwar, Indian Magic Eye Motion Pictures

Honored for : Whats your religion?
(Marathi, Feature Film)

Babu Kambrath

Honored for : Behind The Mist

Public Service Broadcasting Trust, Arun Chadha

Honored for : Mindscapes... of Love and Longing

Jaaved Jaffrey, Ashvin Kumar

Honored for : Inshallah, Football

Cinemawoman, Ananya Chakraborti

Honored for : Understanding Trafficking

Haobam Paban Kumar

Honored for : Mr. India

Leoarts Communication, Vinay Rai, Meenakshi Vinay Rai

Honored for : Children Of Nomads

Sayed Fayaz, Public Service Broadcasting Trust

Honored for : Way To Dusty Death

Pankaj Purandare, Film and Television Institute of India

Honored for : Dwijaa
(Award given to Tripurari Sharan for Film and Television Institute of India)

Rajasri Mukhopadhyay, Supriyo Sen

Honored for : Way Back Home

Prem Matiyani, Manisha Dwivedi

Honored for : Avchetan

Aruna Raje Patil

Honored for : A New Paradigm

O K Johnny, Jose Sebastian

Honored for : Silent Screams: A Village Chronicle

Flavia Agnes, Majlis Production , Madhushree Dutta

Honored for : Memories of Fear

Anand Patwardhan

Honored for : Father, Son and Holy War (Part I: Trial by Fire, Part II: Hero Pharmacy)

Ranjan Palit, Vasudha Joshi, Vector Productions

Honored for : Voices from Baliapal

Chandrashekhar Nair

Honored for : Bastar-Rhythm Of Progress