In the recently declared 59th National Awards for films, Punjabi film ‘Anne Ghode Da Daan‘ swept three national awards including the prestigious Best Director award for Gurvinder Singh.
The film also fetched Best Cinematography award for Satya Rai Nagpaul. In the regional category it was given another award for Best Film.
Vidya Balan won the Best Actress for controversial but saucy ‘The Dirty Picture’ and Girish Kulkarni won the Best Actor for Marathi film ‘Deool’ in which the marriage of a man with religion is questioned.
Best Child Actor was shared between Partho Gupte for ‘Stanley Ka Dabba’ and the ensemble cast of ‘Chillar Party’ Best Supporting Actor and Actress were given to Tamil and Manipur.
The Dirty Picture also won two more awards in Costume and Make-up department. Zindagi Milegi na Dobara was given award for Choreography and Ra-One was given one for Special Effects.
Congratulations to Gurvinder Singh and the team of Anne Ghode Da Daan from Punjabiportal and Punjab. (1983)