5th Bangladesh National Film Awards

The 5th National Film Awards was presented by the Ministry of Information, Bangladesh to recognise the best of Bangladeshi cinema released in the year 1979. The ceremony took place in Dhaka in 1980 and awards were given by the President of Bangladesh.[1]

5th Bangladesh National Film Awards
Awarded forBest of Bangladeshi cinema in 1979
Awarded byPresident of Bangladesh
Presented byMinistry of Information
Presented on1980 (1980)
SiteDhaka, Bangladesh
Official websitewww.moi.gov.bd
Best Feature FilmSurjo Dighol Bari
Best ActorNot Awarded
Best ActressDolly Anwar
Surjo Dighol Bari
Most awardsSundori (8)

List of winnersEdit

A total of 16 awards were given for this year. The award for Best Actor was not given this year.

Merit awardsEdit

Name of Awards Awardee(s) Film
Best Film Masihuddin Shaker Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Director Masihuddin Shaker and Sheikh Niamat Ali Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Actress Dolly Anwar Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Actor in a Supporting Role Saifuddin Ahmed Sundori
Best Actress in a Supporting Role Anwara Begum Sundori
Best Child Artist Sojib and Elora Gohor Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Music Director Alauddin Ali Sundori
Best Lyrics Amjad Hossain` Sundori
Best Male Playback Singer Syed Abdul Hadi Sundori
Best Female Playback Singer Sabina Yasmin Sundori[2]

Technical awardsEdit

Name of Awards Awardee(s) Film
Best Screenplay Masihuddin Shaker and Sheikh Niamat Ali Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Cinematography (Black & White) Anwar Hossain Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Art Direction Abdus Sabur Aradhana
Best Editing Saidul Anam Tutul Surjo Dighol Bari
Best Dialogue Amjad Hossain Sundori

Special AwardEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ জাতীয় চলচ্চিত্র পুরস্কার প্রাপ্তদের নামের তালিকা (১৯৭৫-২০১২) [List of the winners of National Film Awards (1975-2012)]. Bangladesh Film Development Corporation (in Bengali). Government of Bangladesh. Retrieved June 19, 2020.
  2. ^ সংগীতের অহংকার সাবিনা ইয়াসমিন (Sabina Yasmin is the pride of music). Dainik Azadi (in Bengali). January 24, 2013. Archived from the original on December 8, 2015. Retrieved November 4, 2015.

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