16th Filmfare Awards

The 16th Filmfare Awards were held in 1969.

16th Filmfare Awards
Date1969
SiteBombay
Highlights
Best FilmBrahmachari
Most awardsBrahmachari (6)
Most nominationsBrahmachari (9)

Brahmachari led the ceremony with 9 nominations, followed by Neel Kamal with 8 nominations and Ankhen with 7 nominations.

Brahmachari won 6 awards, thus becoming the most-awarded film at the ceremony.

Shammi Kapoor won his only Best Actor award for Brahmachari.

Main awardsEdit

 
Ramanand Sagar — Best Director winner for Ankhen
 
Shammi Kapoor — Best Actor winner for Brahmachari
 
Waheeda Rehman — Best Actress winner for Neel Kamal
 
Sanjeev Kumar — Best Supporting Actor winner for Shikar
 
Simi Garewal — Best Supporting Actress winner for Saathi
 
Shailendra — Best Lyricist winner for "Main Gaoon Tum" (Brahmachari)

Best FilmEdit

Brahmachari

Best DirectorEdit

Ramanand SagarAnkhen

Best ActorEdit

Shammi KapoorBrahmachari

Best ActressEdit

Waheeda RehmanNeel Kamal

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Sanjeev KumarShikar

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Simi GarewalSaathi

Best Comic ActorEdit

Johnny WalkerShikar

Best StoryEdit

BrahmachariSachin Bhowmick

Best ScreenplayEdit

Majhli DidiNabendu Ghosh

Best DialogueEdit

SaraswatichandraS. Ali Raza

Best MusicEdit

BrahmachariShankar-Jaikishan

Best LyricsEdit

BrahmachariShailendra for Main Gaoon Tum

Best Playback Singer, MaleEdit

BrahmachariMohammad Rafi for Dil Ke Jharoke Main

Best Playback Singer, FemaleEdit

ShikarAsha Bhosle for Parde Mein Rehne Do

Best Art Direction, B&WEdit

Majhli Didi - Ajit Banerjee [1]

Best Art Direction, ColorEdit

Noor Jehan - A.A. Majid [2]

Best Cinematography, B&WEdit

Saraswatichandra - Nariman A. Irani [3]

Best Cinematography, ColorEdit

Ankhen - G. Singh [4]

Best EditingEdit

Saathi - N.M. Shankar [5]

Best SoundEdit

Shikar - P. Thakkersey [6]

Critics' awardsEdit

Best DocumentaryEdit

Explorer

Biggest winnersEdit

See alsoEdit

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