Friday April 1, 2016
7th Norway Tamil Film Festival - Tamilar Awards 2016.
The winners for the seventh Tamilar Awards for other categories (Short films, Music Video, Feature Film Tamil – Diaspora, Feature Film International) are ready and we are happy to announce this evening at “The Land of Mid Night Sun” Oslo, Norway. For the first time in our festival, we are proud to announce the official selection of the foreign language films, which participated in the competition section.
We appreciate your participation and we congratulate the winners. We are pleased to announce awards for all categories:
NEW Category from this year
Since last year NTFF Committee receives a very good response and request from various country film makers (Foreign language)to be one of the nominees for Tamilar Awards. Our Jury Head Dr. Mrs.Gloriyana Selvanathan granted permission to open a new category named as “NTFF World Cinema -Other Language Award”. This year we received very good response from 7 Countries and we finally selected 9 Nominees, We wish all success to this year nominees.
AND THE WINNERS ARE…
Feature Film International:
NTFF 2016 Best Feature Film: Flow- An inner Action film - Spain 93 Min.
NTFF 2016 Best Feature Film Director: Anne Sewitsky – De Nærmeste Norway
Feature Film other Region in India:
NTFF 2016 Best Feature Film: Baahubali - Arka Media Works
NTFF 2016 Short Film Tamil - World:
NTFF 2016 Best Short Film Award : Avigari - Veracity Vision Productions
NTFF 2016 Best Short Film Actor: Baski Manmathan – Vaddappanam
NTFF 2016 Best Short Film Director: Mani Bharathi
NTFF 2016 Best Short Film Cinemathographer: Veerarajasekaran Selvarajan
NTFF 2016 Short Film Special Jury Award: Thasleem Khan
Feature Film Tamil – Diaspora:
NTFF 2016 Midnight Sun Award - Best Film Tamil: Niyoga – Sumathy Balaram
NTFF 2016 Best Director Tamil Diaspora: S.Sri - Film: Adampan
NTFF 2016 Best Actress Tamil Diaspora: Tharshini Varapragasam - Film: Niyoga
NTFF Music Video Tamil - World:
NTFF Best Music Video: Maayai –Prashu Records
NTFF committee wishes all the filmmakers and winners all the very best and welcome to Norway to receive your Tamilar Award, LIKE us in Facebook and stay tunned !