IFFI Best Actor Award (Male)

The IFFI Award for Best Actor (officially known as the Silver Peacock for the Best Actor Award (Male)) is an honor presented annually at the International Film Festival of India since 2010 to an actor for the best performance in a leading role in World cinema. Earlier the award was presented on two occasions at the 7th and 11th IFFI for two Indian actors.[1]

IFFI Best Actor Award (Male)
International award for contributions to World Cinema
Awarded forBest Performance by an Actor
Sponsored byDirectorate of Film Festivals
Reward(s)Silver Peacock Award
First awarded1979
Last awarded2019
Most recent winnerSeu Jorge
Total awarded13
First winnerShankar Nag
List of award recipients, showing the year, film(s) and language(s)
Year Recipient(s) Work(s) Language(s) Ref.
Shankar Nag "Ondanondu Kaladalli" Kannada [2]
Raghubir Yadav "Massey Sahib" Hindi [3]
Güven Kıraç "The Crossing" Turkish [4]
Sasson Gabai "Restoration" Hebrew [5]
Marcin Dorociński "Rose" Polish [6]
Alon Abutbul "A Place in Heaven" Hebrew [7]
Aleksei Serebryakov
Dulal Sarkar
"Chotoder Chobi"
Vincent Lindon "The Measure of a Man" French [9]
Farhad Aslani "Daughter" Persian [10]
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart "BPM (Beats per Minute)" French [11]
Chemban Vinod Jose "Ee.Ma.Yau" Malayalam [12]
Seu Jorge "Marighella" Portuguese [13]

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  2. ^ RAY, BIBEKANANDA (5 April 2017). "Conscience of The Race". Publications Division Ministry of Information & Broadcasting – via Google Books.
  3. ^ Nair, Nithya (23 September 2017). "Raghubir Yadav's Oscars Connection: With Newton, He Is Part Of Six Indian Movies Sent For The Academy Awards".
  4. ^ "India wins Golden Peacock after 10 yrs - Times of India".
  5. ^ "42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) - Goa - 2011 - Shadow Play India". www.shadowplayindia.com.
  6. ^ "43rd IFFI closes with Meera Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'". pib.nic.in.
  7. ^ "'Beatriz's War' wins Golden Peacock at 44th International film festival of India - Times of India".
  8. ^ "Russian film Leviathan wins Golden Peacock at IFFI 2014". 30 November 2014.
  9. ^ "Key highlights of the 46th International Film Festival of India". pib.nic.in.
  10. ^ "47th IFFI Concluded in Goa". 29 November 2016.
  11. ^ "IFFI 2017 complete winners list: Parvathy wins Best Actress; Amitabh Bachchan is 'Film Personality of The Year'".
  12. ^ "IFFI 2018 complete winners list: Chemban Vinod Jose wins Best Actor; Salim Khan is 'Film Personality of The Year'".
  13. ^ "Rajinikanth, Isabelle Huppert to Be Honoured at IFFI 2019". 2 November 2019.