Winners of the 53rd Annual Filmfare Awards (2008)

No surprises here. Taare Zameen Par (2007) won the Filmfare award for best film, and Aamir Khan for best director. Shah Rukh Khan won the best actor award for his performance in Chak De India (2007), and Kareena Kapoor for hers in Jab We Met (2007). A.R. Rehman won for his music to Guru (2007), and Prasoon Joshi for his lyrics in the song Maa from Taare Zameen Par. More commentary will follow, but here is the complete list of winners of the 53rd Annual Filmfare Awards:


Best Film
Taare Zameen Par

Best Actor
Shahrukh Khan - Chak De India

Best Actress
Kareena Kapoor - Jab We Met

Best Director
Aamir Khan - Taare Zameen Par

Critics' Award For Best Actor
Darsheel Safary - Taare Zameen Par

Critics' Award For Best Actress
Tabu - Cheeni Kum

Critics' Award For Best Film
Shimit Amin - Chak De India

Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male)
Irrfan Khan - Life in a... Metro

Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female)
Konkana Sen Sharma - Life in a... Metro

Best Lyrics
Prasoon Joshi - (Maa - Taare Zameen Par)

Best Playback Singer (Male)
Shaan - (Jab Se Tere Naina - Saawariya)

Best Playback Singer (Female)
Shreya Ghosal - (Barso Re - Guru)

Best Music
A. R. Rahman - Guru

Best Story
Amol Gupte - Taare Zameen Par

Best Screenplay
Anurag Basu - Life in a... Metro

Best Dialogue
Imtiaz Ali - Jab We Met

R. D. Burman Award
Monty Sharma (Saawariya)

Lifetime Achievement Award
Rishi Kapoor

Power Awards
Yash Chopra & Aditya Chopra

Best Debut (Male)
Ranbir Kapoor - Saawariya

Best Debut (Female)
Deepika Padukone - Om Shanti Om

Best Special Effects
Red Chillies Entertainment - Om Shanti Om

Sony Head N Shoulders Fresh Face of the Year Award
Deepika Padukone

Best Background Score
A. R. Rahman - Guru

Best Editing
Amitabh Shukla - Chak De India

Best Choreography
Saroj Khan (Barso Re Megha Re - Guru)

Best Action
Rob Miller - Chak De India

Best Art Direction
Samir Chanda - Guru

Best Sound
Leslie Fernandes - Johnny Gaddaar

Best Cinematography
Sudhip Chatterjee

Best Costumes
Sujata Sharma - Gandhi My Father

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1 comment:

Rekha said...

No doubt Shah Rukh had a great performance in Chak De and deserved the award. It is telling of Aamir Khan though, that his 90 minutes in a movie won more hearts than Chak De and Om Shanti Om combined. Shah Rukh is pizzazz. Aamir is class, a true professional.