National Film Award for Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film

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National Film Award for Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film
Type National
Category Short films
Instituted 1960
First awarded 1960
Last awarded 2013
Total awarded 49
Awarded by Directorate of Film Festivals
Cash award 50,000 (US$780)
Medal Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus)
Previous name(s)  • Best Educational Film (1960–1967)
 • Best Educational / Instructional Film (1968–1985)
 • Best Educational / Motivational Film (1986–1988)
First awardee(s) Pond Culture
Recent awardee(s) The Quantum Indians

The National Film Award for Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film is one of the National Film Awards presented annually by the Directorate of Film Festivals, the organisation set up by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, India. It is one of several awards presented for non-feature films and awarded with Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus).

The award was instituted in 1960, at 8th National Film Awards and awarded annually for the short films produced in the year across the country, in all Indian languages.

Winners[edit]

Award includes 'Rajat Kamal' (Silver Lotus) and cash prize. Following are the award winners over the years:

Awards legends
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President's Silver Medal for Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film
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Certificate of Merit for the Second Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film
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Certificate of Merit for the Third Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film
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Certificate of Merit for the Best Educational/Motivational/Instructional Film
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Indicates a joint award for that year
List of award recipients, showing the year, film(s), language(s), producer(s), director(s) and citation
Year Film Language Producer Director Citation
1960
(8th)
Pond Culture[1] English Films Division N. K. Issar  –
1960
(8th)
Cotton[1] English Films Division Krishna Kapil  –
1960
(8th)
Wheat[1] English Films Division Krishna Kapil  –
1961
(9th)
Citrus Cultivation[2] English Films Division Krishna Kapil  –
1961
(9th)
Coir Worker[2] English F. R. Bilimoria F. R. Bilimoria  –
1961
(9th)
Ahvan[2] Hindi Dhruva Kumar Pandya Dhruva Kumar Pandya  –
1962
(10th)
Virginia Tobacco[3] English Films Division P. R. S. Pillay  –
1962
(10th)
The Evolution and Races of Man[3] English National Education and Information Film Ltd. S. Sukhdev  –
1963
(11th)
Indian Ocean Expedition[4] Hindi Children's Film Society Shanti S. Verma  –
1964
(12th)
Sterilisation of the Female[5] Hindi Films Division G. H. Saraiya  –
1965
(13th)
Play Better Hockey[6] English Children's Film Society Shanti S. Verma  –
1966
(14th)
1967
(15th)
Akbar[7] English J. S. Bhownagary for Films Division Shanti S. Varma  –
1968
(16th)
Forest and The Man[8] English K. L. Khandpur for Films Division  • Neil Gokhale
 • P. B. Pendharkar
 –
1969
(17th)
Life[9] English K. L. Khandpur for Films Division S. Gangooii  –
1970
(18th)
No Award[10]
1971
(19th)
1972
(20th)
No Award[11]
1973
(21st)
Sath Kutch Na Jayega[12] Hindi  • Dhiru Mistry
 • Sureshwar Singh
 • Dhiru Mistry
 • Sureshwar Singh
 –
1974
(22nd)
Atoms[13] English (Late) Pramod Pati for Films Division M. M. Chaudhuri of I. I. T., Kanpur  –
1975
(23rd)
Induced Breeding[14] English K. K. Kapil Suraj Joshi  –
1976
(24th)
1977
(25th)
Tobacco Habits and Oral Cancer[15] English A. V. Films Arun Khopkar
1978
(26th)
The Magic Hands[16] English M/s Little Cinema Santi P. Chowdhury
1979
(27th)
1980
(28th)
Mariculture[17] English Films Division C. J. Paulose
1981
(29th)
The Four Minutes[18] English Vijay B. Chandra for Films Division B. G. Devare
1982
(30th)
Kooduthal Paal Venamenkil[19] Malayalam Kerala State Film Development Corporation V. R. Gopinath
1983
(31st)
Oval Crop[20] English Radha Narayanan Mohi-ud-Din Mirza
1984
(32nd)
No Award[21]
1985
(33rd)
No Award[22]
1986
(34th)
Mitraniketan Vellanad[23] English Cinemart Foundation Jagannath Guha
1986
(34th)
For Better Living[23] English  • Padmalaya Mohapatra
 • Ghanashyam Mohapatra
Ghanashyam Mohapatra
1987
(35th)
Paani[24] Marathi Sumitra Bhave Sumitra Bhave
1988
(36th)
Chitthi[25] Hindi Cinemart Foundation Suhasini Mulay
1989
(37th)
Ser Alang[26] Karbi Horticulturist, Karbi Anglong Indrajit Narayan Deb
1989
(37th)
Yun Sikhlayen Akhar[26] Hindi Ramesh Asher Films Ramesh Asher
1990
(38th)
Ducks Out of Water[27] English D. Gautaman Raj Gopal Rao
1990
(38th)
Natun Asha[27] Assamese Beauty Sabhapandit Arup Borthakur
1991
(39th)
A Story of Triumph[28] English Poona District Leprosy Committee Vishram Revankar
1992
(40th)
Kalarippayat[29] English P. Ashok Kumar P. Ashok Kumar
1992
(40th)
Towards Joy and Freedom[29] English Haimanti Banerjee Haimanti Banerjee
1993
(41st)
AIDS[30] Malayalam  • Nooranad Ramachandran
 • Ganab Baby
 • Ochira Sathar
Nooranad Ramachandran
1994
(42nd)
News Magazine No. 268 (A)
Plague: Curable and Preventable
[31]
Hindi R. Krishna Mohan Mahesh P. Sinha
1995
(43rd)
Home Away From Home[32] English V. B. Joshi Late Vishram Revankar
1996
(44th)
Rabia Chalikkunnu[33] Malayalam Abraham Benhur Ali Akbar
1997
(45th)
Nirankush[34] Hindi Venu Arora Venu Arora
1998
(46th)
Silent Scream[35] English Vivek K. Kumar Vikram Kumar
1999
(47th)
No Award[36]
2000
(48th)
Tulasi[37] English Bhanumurthy Alur for Films Division Rajgopal Rao for Films Division
2001
(49th)
Kanavu Malayilekku[38] Malayalam Tomy Mathew M. G. Sasi
2002
(50th)
No Award[39]
2003
(51st)
Fiddlers on the Thatch[40] English Rajiv Mehrotra Trisha Das
2004
(52nd)
No Award[41]
2005
(53rd)
No Award[42]
2006
(54th)
Filariasis[43] English A. S. Nagaraju M. Elango
2007
(55th)
Prarambha[44] Kannada Santosh Sivan Santosh Sivan
2008
(56th)
Polio Vs. Polio Victims[45]  • English
 • Hindi
 • Marathi
Gulshan Sachdeva Aman Sachdeva
2009
(57th)
No Award[46]
2010
(58th)
Advaitham[47] Telugu K. Vijaypal Reddy Pradeep Maadugula
2011
(59th)
A Drop of Sunshine[48] English Public Service Broadcasting Trust Aparna Sanyal
2012
(60th)
No Award[49]
2013
(61st)
The Quantum Indians[50] English Public Service Broadcasting Trust Raja Choudhury

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