Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards of 2020
The Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival is India’s only independent film festival, established in the year 2011 with a mission to celebrate the cinema & work of aspiring, young, independent & professional filmmakers. The festival is important for the Indian film industry to mark the birth anniversary of Late.Shri.Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, who is regarded as the father of Indian Cinema & fondly remembered as Dada Saheb Phalke by the film fraternity across the India & globe. Its aim is to recognize the entertaining & progressive new age cinema of youth & experienced filmmakers.
This year also Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2020 was held on February 20, at Taj Lands End, in Mumbai. The prestigious awards ceremony is hosted by Television commercial actor Ravi Dubey.
Many popular television and film industry stars like Divyanka Tripathi, Harshad Chopda, Bigg Boss 13 contestants Rashami Desai, Hindustani Bhau, Mahira Sharma, Hrithik Roshan, Malaika Arora, Divya Tripathi, Rashami Desai, Dia Mirza among others graced the ceremony.
Where ‘Krrish’ actor Hrithik Roshan bagged the Best Actor award for film ‘Super 30’, while actress Divyanka Tripathi was honoured as the Best Actress for television and actress Sriti Jha, who was also nominated for best actress in a television series ‘Kumkum Bhagya’ who looked very elegant in a saree and minimal make-up look.
So here are some glimpse of winners who won the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2020:
- Best Actor in Television Series – Dheeraj Dhoopar
- Most Favourite Jodi in Television Series – Sriti Jha and Shabbir Ahluwalia (Kumkum Bhagya)
- Best Reality Show – Bigg Boss 13
- Best Playback Singer Male – Armaan Malik
- Best Television Series – Kumkum Bhagya
- Most Favourite Television Actor – Harshad Chopda
- Most Promising Actor – Kiccha Sudeep
In past years this award function gains reputation & regarded as among most prestigious festival in India. The festival grows over the years & attracts filmmakers from across India & 90 more nations across the world. The festival has sections for feature films, short films, documentaries, animations, music videos & ad films. The festival awards the filmmakers in production, creative, music & performance categories.
This was the 10th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival 2020 aims to celebrate excellence in cinema. Dada Saheb Phalke started the movement of cinema in India in real sense & he is the symbol of excellence. His contribution to Indian cinema is unparallel.
Now today Indian cinema is touching the sky in terms of both content & technology but it is worth mentioning that it was started by legendary Dada Saheb Phalke and we are just carrying it forward.