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The 23rd Filmfare Awards were held on March 30, 1976.[1] Ramesh Sippy's Sholay, Bollywood's most famous film, went home with just one win out of several nominations. Yash Chopra's Deewaar was the big winner on the night, winning Best Picture and Best Director, among several other awards. Shashi Kapoor won his sole acting Filmfare award, as Best Supporting Actor in Deewaar.

23rd Filmfare Awards
Date1976
SiteBombay
Highlights
Best FilmDeewar
Most awardsDeewar (7)
Most nominationsAmanush,
Deewar &
Sholay (9)

Contents

Main awardsEdit

Best FilmEdit

Deewaar

Best DirectorEdit

Yash ChopraDeewaar

Best ActorEdit

Sanjeev KumarAandhi

Best ActressEdit

LakshmiJulie

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Shashi KapoorDeewaar

Best Supporting ActressEdit

NadiraJulie

Best Comic ActorEdit

Deven VermaChori Mera Kaam

Best StoryEdit

DeewaarSalim-Javed

Best ScreenplayEdit

DeewaarSalim-Javed

Best DialogueEdit

DeewaarSalim-Javed

Best MusicEdit

JulieRajesh Roshan

Best LyricsEdit

AmanushIndeevar for Dil Aisa Kisi


Best Playback Singer, MaleEdit

AmanushKishore Kumar for Dil Aisa Kisi

Best Playback Singer, FemaleEdit

JuliePreeti Sagar for My Heart Is Beating

Best Art DirectionEdit

Do Jhoot

Best CinematographyEdit

Dharmatma

Best EditingEdit

Sholay

Best SoundEdit

Deewaar

Critics' awardsEdit

Best FilmEdit

Aandhi

Best DocumentaryEdit

Sarojini Naidu

Biggest WinnersEdit

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit