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The 15th Filmfare Awards were held in 1968, celebrating the best in Hindi cinema in 1967. Manoj Kumar's patriotic drama Upkar was the biggest winner on the night, winning 6 awards, 4 for Manoj Kumar, including Best Film and Best Director. The smash hit 'Mere Desh Ki Dharti' from the film also won awards for its lyricist and singer.

15th Filmfare Awards
Date1968
SiteBombay
Highlights
Best FilmUpkar
Most awardsUpkar (6)
Most nominationsUpkar and Milan (9)

Contents

Main awardsEdit

Best FilmEdit

Upkar

Best DirectorEdit

Manoj KumarUpkar

Best ActorEdit

Dilip KumarRam Aur Shyam

Best ActressEdit

NutanMilan

Best Supporting ActorEdit

PranUpkar

Best Supporting ActressEdit

JamunaMilan

Best Comic ActorEdit

Om Prakash – Dus Lakh

Best StoryEdit

UpkarManoj Kumar

  • Aasra – Pratibha Bose
  • Mehrbaan – Asha Poorna Devi

Best DialogueEdit

UpkarManoj Kumar

Best MusicEdit

MilanLaxmikant-Pyarelal

Best LyricsEdit

UpkarGulshan Bawra for Mere Desh Ki Dharti

Best Playback Singer, MaleEdit

HamraazMahendra Kapoor for Neele Gagan Ke Tale

Best Playback Singer, FemaleEdit

Dus Lakh – Asha Bhosle for Gharibon Ki Suno

Best Art Direction, B&WEdit

Taqdeer

Best Art Direction, ColorEdit

A. A. Majid – Noorjehan

Best Cinematography, B&WEdit

Baharon Ke Sapne

Best Cinematography, ColorEdit

Hamraaz

Best SoundEdit

Jewel Thief

Critics' awardsEdit

Best DocumentaryEdit

India '67

Biggest WinnersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit