National Film Award for Best Promotional Film

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National Film Award for Best Promotional Film
Awarded by Directorate of Film Festivals
Type National
Category Short films
Description
Medal Rajat Kamal (Silver Lotus)
Statistics
Instituted 1967
First awarded 1967
Last awarded 2015
Total awarded 34
Cash award 50,000 (US$740)
Previous name(s)  • Best Promotional Film (Commercial) (1967–76)
 • Best Promotional Film (Non-Commercial) (1967–76)
First awardee(s)  • The Brown Diamond (Commercial)
 • Sandesh (Non-Commercial)
Recent awardee(s) Weaves of Maheshwar

The National Film Award for Best Promotional 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 1967, at 15th National Film Awards and awarded annually for 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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Best Promotional Film (Commercial)
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Best Promotional Film (Non-Commercial)
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Indicates a joint award for that year
List of films, showing the year, language(s), producer(s), director(s) and citation
Year Film(s) Language(s) Producer(s) Director(s) Citation Refs.
1967
(15th)
The Brown Diamond English Krishnaswamy Associates S. Krishnaswamy  – [1]
1967
(15th)
Sandesh Hindi J. S. Bhownagary and K. L. Khandpur for Films Division Omprakash Sharma  –
1968
(16th)
No Award [2]
1969
(17th)
Weave Me Some Flowers English Mohan Wadhwani for Films Division P. B. Pendharkar  – [3]
1970
(18th)
No Award [4]
1971
(19th)
1972
(20th)
Destination India English Cinerad Communications Zafar Hai  – [5]
1973
(21st)
Delhi the City Beautiful English Jagdish Banerjee Jagdish Banerjee  – [6]
1973
(21st)
Fibre The Fabric of Life English Khadi and Village Industries Commission G. L. Bhardwaj  –
1974
(22nd)
To Serve Is To Love English Cinerad Communications for Air India Zafar Hai  – [7]
1974
(22nd)
Ek Anek Aur Ekta Hindi Bhim Sain Vijaya Mulay  –
1975
(23rd)
Zenith of India English Film Media Jyoti G. Thakur  – [8]
1975
(23rd)
Poems in Pattern English Ranabir Ray Ranabir Ray  –
1976
(24th)
1977
(25th)
Parvati Hindi Santi P. Chowdhury Santi P. Chowdhury [9]
1978
(26th)
It Is Indian It Is Good Hindi Films Division B. D. Garga [10]
1979
(27th)
1980
(28th)
Oil Offshore English Prem Prakash Satya Prakash [11]
1981
(29th)
Hydrum English Omprakash Sharma for Films Division Mahmood Quereshi [12]
1982
(30th)
No Award [13]
1983
(31st)
Ekta Aur Anushasan Hindi K. S. Kulkarni S. K. Sharma [14]
1984
(32nd)
No Award [15]
1985
(33rd)
No Award [16]
1986
(34th)
No Award [17]
1987
(35th)
No Award [18]
1988
(36th)
No Award [19]
1989
(37th)
Tuna: The Chicken of the Sea English D. Gautaman K. Jagajivan Ram [20]
1990
(38th)
No Award [21]
1991
(39th)
Of Mines and Men English P. C. Sharma Raghu Krishna [22]
1992
(40th)
Sound of the Dying Colors English Paran Barbarooah, B. B. Productions Sher Choudhury [23]
1993
(41st)
Timeless India English Zafar Hai Zafar Hai [24]
1994
(42nd)
Blue Flames, Green Villages English National Afforestation and Eco-Development Board, Ministry of Environment and Forests Ramesh Asher [25]
1995
(43rd)
No Award [26]
1996
(44th)
No Award [27]
1997
(45th)
Sarang: Symphony in Cocophony English Y. N. Engineer for Films Division Joshy Joseph for Films Division [28]
1998
(46th)
No Award [29]
1999
(47th)
No Award [30]
2000
(48th)
Pashmina Royale English Bappa Ray Bappa Ray [31]
2001
(49th)
News Magazine No. 458
(In Search of Muga Silk)
English Y. N. Engineer for Films Division K. G. Das [32]
2002
(50th)
The Treasure in the Snow: A Film On Sikkim English  • Ministry of External Affairs
 • South Asia Foundation
Goutam Ghose [33]
2003
(51st)
Ladakh: The Land Of Mystery English Biyot Projna Tripathy Biyot Projna Tripathy [34]
2004
(52nd)
No Award [35]
2005
(53rd)
No Award [36]
2006
(54th)
Rendezvous With Time English Madhya Pradesh Madhyam Rajendra Janglay [37]
2007
(55th)
No Award [38]
2008
(56th)
Lost and Found  • Marathi
 • English
 • Hindi
 • Harshavardhan G. Kulkarni
 • Kirti Nakhwa
 • Amitabh Shukla
Harshavardhan G. Kulkarni [39]
2009
(57th)
No Award [40]
2010
(58th)
Ek Ropa Dhan Hindi Meghnath Bhattacharjee  • Biju Toppo
 • Meghnath Bhattacharjee
[41]
2011
(59th)
The Dream Fulfilled: Memories of the Engineering Challenges English Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Satish Pande [42]
2012
(60th)
Dreaming Taj Mahal  • Hindi
 • Urdu
Nirmal Chander Nirmal Chander [43]
2013
(61st)
Chasing The Rainbow English Edumedia India Charu Shree Roy [44]
2013
(61st)
Kush Hindi Red Carpet Moving Pictures Pvt. Ltd. Shubhashish Bhutiani
2014
(62nd)
Documentation of Clay Image Makers of Kumartuli English Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts Ranajit Ray [45]
2015
(63rd)
Weaves of Maheshwar  • Hindi
 • English
Storyloom Films  • Keya Vaswani
 • Nidhi Kamath
[46]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "16th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 22 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "17th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 26 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "18th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 26 September 2011. 
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  9. ^ "25th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 4 October 2011. 
  10. ^ "26th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 4 October 2011. 
  11. ^ "28th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 4 October 2011. 
  12. ^ "29th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 4 October 2011. 
  13. ^ "30th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 4 October 2011. 
  14. ^ "31st National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 9 December 2011. 
  15. ^ "32nd National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 6 January 2012. 
  16. ^ "33rd National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 7 January 2012. 
  17. ^ "34th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 7 January 2012. 
  18. ^ "35th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 9 January 2012. 
  19. ^ "36th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 9 January 2012. 
  20. ^ "37th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 29 January 2012. 
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  22. ^ "39th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 27 February 2012. 
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  24. ^ "41st National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 3 March 2012. 
  25. ^ "42nd National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 5 March 2012. 
  26. ^ "43rd National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 6 March 2012. 
  27. ^ "44th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 9 January 2012. 
  28. ^ "45th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 11 March 2012. 
  29. ^ "46th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 12 March 2012. 
  30. ^ "47th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  31. ^ "48th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 13 March 2012. 
  32. ^ "49th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 14 March 2012. 
  33. ^ "50th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 14 March 2012. 
  34. ^ "51st National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 
  35. ^ "52nd National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 28 January 2012. 
  36. ^ "53rd National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 19 March 2012. 
  37. ^ "54th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 24 March 2012. 
  38. ^ "55th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 26 March 2012. 
  39. ^ "56th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 27 March 2012. 
  40. ^ "57th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 28 March 2012. 
  41. ^ "58th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved 29 March 2012. 
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  43. ^ "60th National Film Awards Announced" (PDF) (Press release). Press Information Bureau (PIB), India. Retrieved 17 April 2014. 
  44. ^ "61st National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. 16 April 2014. Retrieved 16 April 2014. 
  45. ^ "62nd National Film Awards" (PDF) (Press release). Directorate of Film Festivals. 24 March 2015. Retrieved 24 March 2015. 
  46. ^ "63rd National Film Awards" (PDF) (Press release). Directorate of Film Festivals. 28 March 2016. Retrieved 28 March 2016. 

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