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The 9th Filmfare Awards were held in 20 May 1962, at Bombay, honoring the best films in Hindi Cinema in 1961.[1]

9th Filmfare Awards
Date20 May 1962
SiteBombay
Highlights
Best FilmJis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai
Most awardsJis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai (4)
Most nominationsGunga Jumna and
Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai (7)

Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai bagged the Best Film and Best Actor Awards, both for Raj Kapoor.[2] Vyjayanthimala won her third Filmfare and second Best Actress trophy for Gunga Jumna. While B.R. Chopra won his Best Director Award for Kanoon. Gunga Jumna and Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai had the highest nomination with seven nominations each.[3] Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai was a 1960 release but was not considered for the 8th Filmfare Awards.

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Main awardsEdit

Technical AwardsEdit

Multiple nominations and winsEdit

The following films received multiple awards and nominations.

Movie Awards Nominations
Jis Desh Men Ganga Behti Hai 4 7
Gunga Jumna 3 7
Gharana 2 4
Kanoon 2 4
Sasural 1 4
Junglee 1 2

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Times Group (20 May 1962). "1961 Filmfare Awards". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 February 2012.
  2. ^ "The Winners – 1962". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 February 2012.
  3. ^ "The Nominations – 1962". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 8 July 2012. Retrieved 19 February 2012.

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