State film awards 2018: Dayal Padmanabhan's 'Aa Karala Rathri' wins best movie

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State film awards 2018: Dayal Padmanabhan's 'Aa Karala Rathri' wins best movie

State film awards 2018: Dayal Padmanabhan's 'Aa Karala Rathri' wins best movie

Bhavana S   ¦    Jan 10, 2020 06:10:46 PM (IST)

State film awards 2018: Dayal Padmanabhan\'s \'Aa Karala Rathri\' wins best movie-1"Aa Karala Rathri", a movie directed by Dayal Padmanabhan, was chosen as the Best Movie of the year 2018 by the state government.

The list of state awards was announced by Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa.

Raghavendra Rajkumar won Best Actor for his role in "Ammana Mane" while Meghana Raj won Best Actress for her role in "Iruvudellava Bittu".

"Ramana Savari" won Second Best Movie, and "Ondalla Eradalla" won Third Best Movie. Tulu film "Deyi Bedeti" won Best Regional Movie.

Three lifetime achievement awards were also announced by the CM. The Rajkumar Award for lifetime achievement will go to actor Srinivas Murthy, the Puttanna Kanagal Award for lifetime achievement of a director will go to P Sheshadri and the Vishnuvardhan Award for lifetime contribution will go to B S Basavaraju.

The complete list of winners is- Best Director- Dayal Padmanabhan, Best Social Film- Santakavi Kanakadasara Ramadhanya, Best Family Entertainer- Sarkari Hi. Pra. Shaale, Kasaragodu, Koduge- Ramanna Rai, Best Children's Film- Hoovu Balli, Best Regional Film- Deyi Baidethi (Tulu), Best Debut Film of New Director- Belakina Kannadi (Basavaraj Hammini), Best Supporting Actor- Balaji Manohar (Choorikatte), Best Supporting Actress- Veena Sundar (Aa Karaala Ratri), Best Child Actor (Male)- Master Aaron (Ramana Savari), Best Child Actor (Female)- Baby Sinchana (Andavada), Best Music Director- Ravi Basrur (KGF: Chapter 1), Best Lyrics- Dr Baraguru Ramachandrappa (Bayalatada Bheemanna), Best Male Playback Singer- Siddhartha Belmannu (Santakavi Kanakadasara Ramadhanya), Best Female Playback Singer- Kalavati Dayanand (Deyi Baidethi), Best Cinematographer- Naveen Kumar I (Ammachiyemba Kanasu), Best Editor- Suresh Arumugam (Trataka), Best Art Direction- Shivakumar J (KGF: Chapter 1), Best Story- Harish S (Nayigere), Best Screenplay- P Sheshadri (Mookajjiya Kanasu) and Best Dialogue- Shirisha Joshi (Savitribai Phule).