NTFF 2020: The Winners of Feature film| Short film | Music Video|Official Selection| Tamil – Diaspora|

NTFF 2020 Press Release 3
Norway Tamil Film Festival -Tamilar Awards 2020. [April 30-May 03]

Tuesday, 25th Ferbruary 2020, Oslo.
NTFF Juries, Festival Director Mr. Vaseeharan Sivalingam and NTFF Jury Chief Mrs.Gloriana Selvanathan(from Berlin, Germany) announced the WINNERS of Tamilar Awards 2020 for feature films Tamil Eelam | Diaspora, Short, Documentaries, Music Video and categories  at the Stovner, Oslo City in Norway.

A glorious welcome to the diaspora and internatonal film makers. We are proud to announce the nominees and the winners of the 11th NTFF 2020. Not only the years of our festival  have increased but also the number of entries have increased both in international films and diaspora films.

The popularity of the festival has stepped up tremondously and the film makers in both the sectors are showing interest to win this prestigeous Tamilar award.We are indeed delighted to see that.

Especially films from Italy, france, Iran, Ukraine, Great Britain, Turkey and many other foreign language films took part in the race. We welcome them with open heart for their belief in our fair judgement.

Regarding the diaspora entries we should acknowledge that their standered has rocketed and no one can deny that some of the productions have reached almost the international level. We really congratulate them for their efforts. We can gurentee to give a recognised platform in the international film world.

Although diaspora film industry is not fully recognised after seeing some of the entries we received this year, we can assure them that they have a bright future in the coming years.
We congratulate not only the winners but also the participants in the competition this year. We really had quite a tough time in selecting the winners.we hope to see you all at the festival.

NTFF 2020 – List of Awardees – Tamilar Viruthu Tamil Eelam | Diaspora

Best Feature Film Tamil – Diaspora
Sinamkol
Production: Skymagic Pictures – Bakialakhmi Talkies
Tamil Eelam – Sri Lanka

Best Director Tamil – Diaspora
Ranjith Joseph
Film: Sinamkol
Tamil Eelam – Sri Lanka

Best Actor Male Tamil – Diaspora
Aravinthan
Film: Sinamkol
Tamil Eelam – Sri Lanka

Best Actor  Feamale Tamil – Diaspora
Datin Sri Shaila V
Film: Pulanaivu
Malaysia

Best Screenplay Tamil– Diaspora
Shalini – Sathish
Film: Pulanaivu
Malaysia

Best Feature Documentary  Tamil- Diaspora
Poiyaa Vilakku
Production: White Conch
Canada

Best Cinematography Tamil – Diaspora
Jegatheesvaran
Film: Paramapatham
Malaysia

Best Social Awareness Tamil – Diaspora
Film: Metro Maalai
Directors: Shobaan & Haran
Malaysia

NTFF 2020– List of Awardees – Tamil Short |Documentary | Music Video|

Best Short Film Award – Tamil
AAMAAL
Director: Nesanth Fernando
United Kingdom

Best Short Film Actor Male – Tamil
Jey Jey
Short Film:Aamaal
United Kingdom

Best Short Film Actor Female – Tamil
Ninthuya
Short Film: Kaadaaru
Tamil Eelam – Sri Lanka

Best Short Film Cinemathographer – Tamil
Paul Gregory
Short Film: Thithippu
Tamil Nadu – India

NTFF Special Jury Award – Tamil
Dr.S.Premachanthiran Bsc, MBBS
Documentary: Oru Maruthuvarin Manithaneyap Payanam
Tamil Nadu – India

Best Music Video Award – Tamil
Maayon IV
Director: Nesanth Fernando
United Kingdom

If you are one of the Tamilar Awards Winner  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!

NTFF Official Selection 2020:

NTFF 2020 Feature Film Tamil Eelam – Diaspora: 8
NTFF 2020 FF Diaspora NR: 2020FFTD005 : Poiyaa Vilakku – Canada
NTFF 2020 FF Diaspora NR: 2020FFTD004 : Paramapatham – Malaysia
NTFF 2020 FF Diaspora NR: 2020FFTD003 : Pulanaivu – Malaysia
NTFF 2020 FF Diaspora NR: 2020FFTD002 : Metro Maalai – Malaysia
NTFF 2020 FF Diaspora NR: 2020FFTD001 : Sinamkol – Tamil Eelam

NTFF 2020 Tamil Short Film 2020: 4
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S020 : Kaakkai Kunjukal – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S019 : Aamaal from London UK
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S018 : Iruthith Theerppu – France
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S017 : Vivasayin Magan – Tamil Naadu
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S016 : Poorvika Nilam from London UK
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S015 : Jenga – Malaysia
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S014 : Kaadaaru – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S013 : Moolappathiram – USA
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S012 : Mangai – Malaysia
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S011 : Kudiyurimai – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S010 : Thoora Payanam – Tamil Naadu
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S009 : Karukkumattai – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S008 : Ethali – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S007 : Thithippu – Tamil Naadu
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S006 : Therul (Choice is yours)- Tamil Naadu
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S005 : Echangal – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S004 : Urayatha Kuruthi – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S003 : Saki Paki Kadhal – Tamil Naadu
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S002 : Vilambal – Tamil Nadu
NTFF 2020 Short film NR: 2020S001 : Thanneer – London UK

NTFF 2020 Documentary: 1
NTFF 2020 Documentary film NR: 2020DF001 :
Oru Maruthuvarin Manithaneyap Payanam from TamilNaadu

NTFF 2020 Music Video 2020: 1
NTFF 2020 Music Video NR: 2020M004 : Maayon IV – London UK
NTFF 2020 Music Video NR: 2020M003 : Ethirpaartha Vizhigal – Tamil Eelam
NTFF 2020 Music Video NR: 2020M002 : Raavanan – America
NTFF 2020 Music Video NR: 2020M001 : Manasara Sollu – London UK