DADASAHEB PHALKE AWARDS
 

To honour the Father of Indian Cinema, Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, the National Film Awards named the most prestigious and coveted award of Indian Cinema after him. He is the man who made the first Indian Feature film Raja Harishchandra in 1913. Popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke, he then went on to make 95 films and 26 short films in a span of 19 years. The Dadasaheb Phalke Award was introduced in 1969 by the government to recognise the contribution of film personalities towards the development of Indian Cinema. The first recipient of this award was Devika Rani.

Dadasaheb Phalke Award is given to a film personality for his/her outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian Cinema. The award comprises of a Swarna Kamal, a cash Prize of Rs. 10,00,000/- (Rupees Ten Lakhs) and a shawl.

 
Dadasaheb Phalke Award Past Recipients
 
 
 
 
 
What's New
Organisation of District Level Film Festival
IFFI 2016 Videos
Film Promotion Fund
Screening Schedule IFFI 2016.
TS Nagabharana's film 'Allama' nominated as the Indian Entry for ICFT UNESCO GANDHI MEDAL.
'Harikatha Prasanga' from India, joins the race with 6 others for the Centenary Award for Best Debut Feature of a Director at IFFI 2016.
Two Indian Films to Compete with 13 Foreign Films in the International Competition Section of IFFI 2016.
Indian Panorama 2016 Selections.
The closing ceremony of the 1st BRICS Film Festival will be open to all. Audiences are advised to be seated in Audi I by 5:30 PM
On the spot delegate registration for 1st BRICS Film Festival also available.
Screening Schedule for 1St BRICS Film Festival 2016
Delegate Registration for BRICS Film Festival
Media Accreditation Form for BRICS Film Festival
BRICS Film Festival Logo
IFFI 2016 Regulations.
IFFI 2016 Entry Form (in PDF Format).
IFFI 2016 Entry Form (in DOC Format).
IFFI Brochure 2016.
India at CANNES.
Winners of 63rd National Film Awards 2015.
LIST OF ENTRIES RECEIVED FOR 63RD NATIONAL FILM AWARDS.
INDIAN PANORAMA FILM FESTIVAL (PUBLIC SCREENING OF INDIAN PANORAMA-2015 FILMS) 18th-29th January, 2016, Siri Fort Auditorium II, New Delhi.
CALL FOR ENTRIES - 63rd NATIONAL FILM AWARDS???.
Indian Panoram 2015 Selections.
CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR INDIAN PANORAMA 2015.
 
 
63rd National Film Awards 2015 Ceremony
 
 
Indian Panorama 2014
Indian Panorama Regulations
Specifications For Sending Indian Panorama DCP's
 
Sirifort Auditorium Booking
  • Terms of Hiring
  • Details of Stagelight
  • Infrastructure Details
  • Graphical View of Booked Auditorium
  • Application Form
  • Sirifort Booking Inquiry
  • Sitting Plan for Audi-I at Sirfort Auditorium
  • Key Plan of Sirifort Auditorium
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    'Duties of a Citizen' Contest
     
     
     
     
     
       
     
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