8th NTFF 2017: Official selection & Winners of Tamilar Awards 2017 Announcement!

NTFF had entered every nook and corner of the world in the past years and now entering gloriously into its 8th year. The popularity is seen by the number of entries we had and requests are still coming continuously even after the extended deadline. This proves how people respect the awards given by NTFF and regard it as prestigious awards. By popular demand by the filmmakers of foreign language, we have included the foreign language film category from last year. The recognition of the festival by massive audiences is based on the unbiased decisions and the efficiency of the festival team together with the glamour of the festival.

We are thankful for all the filmmakers, artistes and the audience who believe and continue to support us. The festival is for you and we only find the talents known and the hidden talents and bring them publicly for international recognition.

If you are one of the Tamilar Awards Winner or Nominee and would like to participate in Award Night please write email to Festival Director Mr.Vaseeharan tamilfilmfestival@gmail.com for more information about Visa and Travel Procedures to Norway.

It is necessary and important that the Award winners should personally come to receive the Award.

Short News: The Norwegian government has opened its arms for Indian filmmakers and is offering up to 25 per cent subsidy for shooting in Norway.

Tamilar Awards 2017 Winners – Feature Film –Tamil Naadu: See the complete list!

Name of Categories
Name of Winners

Best Film

Best Director

Best Actor Male
Vijay Sethupathy

Best Actor Female

Best Music Director
Sean Roldan

Best Production

Best Lyricist
Uma Devi

Best Antagonist(Villain)

Best Supporting Actor Male

Best Supporting Actor Female
Pooja Devaraiya

Best Cinematorgraphy

Best Screen Play
Karthik Naren

Best Playback Singer Male
Pradeep Kumar

Best Playback Singer Female
Nandhini Srikar

Best Editor
Sreejith Sarang

Best Social Awareness Award
Lakshmy Ramakrishnan

Director Balumahendra Award

Actor K.S.Balachandran Award
Yogi Babu

Kalaichigaram Award
Prabhu Sivaji Ganeshan

Lifetime Achivement Award


NTFF 2017 Feature film - Tamil Nadu : Official selected for Screening

Director - Raju Murugan

Director - Vetrimaran

Director - Samuthirakani

Aandavan Kattalai
Director - M.Manikandan

Lakshmy Ramakrishnan

Director - Vijakumar

Kutrame Thandanai
Director - M.Manikandan

Director - Seenuramasamy

Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru
Director - Karthick Naren

Maaveeran Kittu
Director - Suseenthiran

Sethupathi IPS
Director - Arun Kumar

Tharai Thappattai
Director - Bala

Director - R.Aravind

Director - M.Anbazhagan

Sila Samayangalil
Director - Priyadharsan

NTFF 2017 Board Members, Oslo.