Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Film

The Tamil Nadu State Film Award for Best Film is given by the Government of Tamil Nadu as part of its annual Tamil Nadu State Film Awards for Tamil (Kollywood) films. The awards for films are categorised into three prizes.

KeyEdit

Key for the table
 
Award for Best Feature Film (First prize)
 
Award for Best Feature Film (Second prize)
 
Award for Best Feature Film (Third prize)
*
No Award presented

List of winnersEdit

List of films
Year Film Producer Director
1967 Kaavalkaaran   Sathya Movies P. Neelakantan
Aalayam   Sunbeam Productions Thirumalai Mahalingam
Bama Vijayam   Manohar Productions K. Balachander
1968 Uyarndha Manithan   AVM Productions Krishnan-Panju
Thillaanaa Mohanambal   Shri Vijayalakshmi Pictures A. P. Nagarajan
Thamarai Nenjam   Bama Films K. Balachander
1969 Adimaippenn   MGR Pictures K. Shankar
Akka Thangai   Dhandayuthapani Films M. A. Thirumugam
Deiva Magan   Shanti Films A. C. Tirulokchandar
1970 Vietnam Veedu   Sivaji Productions P. Madhavan
Engal Thangam   Mekala Pictures Krishnan-Panju
Namma Kuzhanthaigal  
1971 No Award *
1972 No Award *
1973 No Award *
1974 No Award *
1975 No Award *
1976 No Award *
1977 16 Vayathinile   S. A. Rajkannu Bharathiraja
Madhurageetham   Sri Venkatalakshmi Productions V. C. Guhanathan
Bala Pareetchai  
1978 Mullum Malarum   Venu Chettiyar J. Mahendran
Aval Appadithan   Kumar Arts C. Rudhraiya
Ilamai Oonjal Aadukirathu   Kannaiyaa C. V. Sridhar
1979 Pasi   Lalitha Durai
Puthiya Vaarpugal   Manoj Creations Bharathiraja
Thisai Maariya Paravaigal   P.S.V. Pictures S. Jagadeesan
1980 Varumayin Niram Sivappu   R. Venkatraman K. Balachander
Nenjathai Killathe   K. Rajgopal Chetty J. Mahendran
Vandichakkaram   Vivekananda Pictures K. Vijayan
1981 Alaigal Oivathillai   R. K. Bhaskar Bharathiraja
Keezh Vaanam Sivakkum   Muktha Films V. Srinivasan
Moondram Pirai   G. Thyagarajan Balu Mahendra
1982 Enkeyo Ketta Kural   P. A. Art Productions S. P. Muthuraman
Agni Sakshi   Kavithalayaa Productions K. Balachander
Ezhavathu Manithan   Lata Creations K. Hariharan
1983 No Award *
1984 No Award *
1985 No Award *
1986 No Award *
1987 No Award *
1988 Poo Pootha Nandavanam   Sri Amman Creation B. V. Balaguru
Paasa Paravaigal   Poompuhar Production Cochin Haneefa
Agni Natchathiram   G. Venkateswaran Mani Ratnam
1989 Pudhea Paadhai   A. Sundaram R. Parthiepan
Pudhu Pudhu Arthangal   Kavithalayaa Productions K. Balachander
Nyaya Tharasu   Menaka Pictures K. Rajeshwar
1990 Pudhu Vasantham   R. B. Chowdary,
R. Mohan
Vikraman
Keladi Kanmani   A. Sundaram Vasanth
Kizhakku Vasal   G. Thyagarajan R. V. Udayakumar
1991 Chinna Thambi   K. Balu P. Vasu
En Rasavin Manasile   Rajkiran Kasthuri Raja
Gunaa   Alamelu Subramaniam Santhana Bharathi
1992 Roja   Kavithalayaa Productions Mani Ratnam
Thevar Magan   Kamal Haasan Bharathan
Chinna Gounder   Venu Chettiyar,
V. Mohan,
V. Natarajan
R. V. Udayakumar
1993 Jathi Malli   Kavithalayaa Productions K. Balachander
Pathini Penn   R. C. Sakthi
Gokulam   R. B. Choudary Vikraman
1994 Naatamai   R. B. Choudary K. S. Ravikumar
Nammavar   R. Venkatarama Reddy K. S. Sethumadhavan
Pavithra   K. Subhash K. Subhash
1995 Anthimanthaarai   Chandraleela Bharathiraja,
Thilaka Ganesh
Bharathiraja
Kolangal   Henry I. V. Sasi
Avatharam   Vaidyanathan Nassar
1996 Indian   A. M. Rathnam S. Shankar
Kadhal Kottai   Sivashakthi Pandian Agathiyan
Purushan Pondatti   P. K. Yadav N. K. Viswanathan
1997 Arunachalam
Suryavamsam  
Annamalai Cine Combines
R. B. Choudary
Sundar C.
Vikraman
Porkkaalam   M. Kaja Mydeen, V. Gnanavelu, V. Jaya Prakash Cheran
Arasiyal   Motherland Movies Internationals R. K. Selvamani
1998 Natpukkaga   A. M. Rathnam K. S. Ravikumar
Marumalarchi   Henry Bharathi
Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen   Lakshmi Movie Makers Vikraman
1999 Padayappa   Arunachala Cine Creations K. S. Ravikumar
Thulladha Manamum Thullum   R. B. Choudary Ezhil
Ethirum Puthirum   G. S. Madhu Dharani
2000 Vanathai Pola   V. Ravichandran Vikraman
Vaanavil   Manoj Kumar Manoj Kumar
Vetri Kodi Kattu   Shivashakti Movie Makers Cheran
2001[1] Virumbugiren   Mary Francis Susi Ganesan
Pandavar Bhoomi   Sujatha Rangarajan, M. Varadaraja, K. Maniprasad, Media dreams Limited Cheran
Aanandham   R. B. Choudary N. Lingusamy
2002[1] Ramanaa   V. Ravichandran A. R. Murugadoss
Kannathil Muthamittal   Mani Ratnam, G. Srinivasan Mani Ratnam
Unnai Ninaithu   Lakshmi Movie Makers Vikraman
2003 Eera Nilam   Manoj Bharathiraja Bharathiraja
Power of Women   Jayadevi Films Jayadevi
Parthiban Kanavu   Sathya Jyothi Films Karu Pazhaniappan
2004 Autograph   Cheran Cheran
Vishwa Thulasi   Ramki Sumathy Ram
Kannadi Pookal   Teamwork Productions K. Shajahan
2005 Chandramukhi
Ghajini  
Ramkumar Ganesan , Prabhu
Salem A. Chandrasekaran
P. Vasu
A. R. Murugadoss
Anniyan   V. Ravichandran S. Shankar
Thavamai Thavamirundhu   P. Shanmugam Cheran
2006[2] Veyil   S. Shankar Vasanthabalan
Paruthi Veeran   K. E. Gnanavelraja Ameer Sultan
Thiruttu Payale   AGS Entertainment Susi Ganesan
2007[3] Sivaji   M. S. Guhan, M. Saravanan S. Shankar
Mozhi   Prakash Raj Radha Mohan
Pallikoodam   Vishwas Films Thangar Bachan
2008[3] Dasavathaaram   Venu Ravichandran K. S. Ravikumar
Abhiyum Naanum   Prakash Raj Radha Mohan
Santosh Subramaniam   AGS Entertainment M. Raja
2009 [4] Pasanga   M. Sasikumar Pandiraj
Mayandi Kudumbathar   United Arts Rasu Madhuravan
Achamundu Achamundu   Arun Vaidyanathan, Asma Hashmi, Ananth Govinda, P. Srinivasan, Ramzan Lakhan Arun Vaidyanathan
2010 [4] Mynaa   Shalom Studios Prabhu Solomon
Kalavani   Sherali Films A. Sargunam
Puthiran   Saithanya Movies Jayabharathi
2011 [4] Vaagai Sooda Vaa   S. Muruganandham, N. Puranna A. Sargunam
Deiva Thirumagal   M. Chinthamani, Ronnie Screwvala A. L. Vijay
Uchithanai Muharnthaal   Global Media & Entertainment Pugazendhi Thangaraj
2012 [4] Vazhakku Enn 18/9   N. Subash Chandrabose, Ronnie Screwvala Balaji Sakthivel
Saattai   Shalom Studios M. Anbazhagan
Dhoni   Duet Movies Prakash Raj
2013 [4] Ramanujan   Srivatsan Nadathur, Sushant Desai, Sharanyan Nadathur, Sindhu Rajasekaran Gnana Rajasekaran
Thanga Meenkal   Gautham Menon Ram
Pannaiyarum Padminiyum   M. R. Ganesh S. U. Arun Kumar
2014 [4] Kuttram Kadithal   J Sathish Kumar, Christy Siluvappan Bramma G
Goli Soda   N. Linguswamy, Bharath Seeni, N. Subash Chandrabose Vijay Milton
Nimirndhu Nil   K. S. Sreenivasan, K. S. Sivaraman Samuthirakani

ReferencesEdit

GeneralEdit

  • Anandan, Film News (2004). Sadhanaigal Padaitha Thamizh Thiraipada Varalaru [Tamil film history and its achievements] (in Tamil). Sivagami Publications. pp. 7−19.

SpecificEdit

  1. ^ a b "Tamil Nadu announces film awards for three years". indiaglitz.com. Retrieved 19 October 2009.[dead link]
  2. ^ "State Awards for the year 2006 - Govt. of Tamil Nadu". indiaglitz.com. Retrieved 5 July 2009.
  3. ^ a b "Rajini, Kamal win best actor awards". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 29 September 2009. Retrieved 28 September 2009.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "TN Govt. announces Tamil Film Awards for six years". The Hindu. 14 July 2017.