The 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 Curtain Raiser celebrates the Nominees and Technical Award Winners

Post date:

Author:

Category:

The 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 Curtain Raiser was an ode to all the heroes behind the camera who create and curate the world-class cinematic experience.

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – A Tribute to Manish Malhotra’s 30 years in Bollywood

The night brought together some of the most scintillating talents of Bollywood industry to bestow them with the ultimate cinematic honour of ‘Black Lady’. While the grand ceremony is set to be hosted on 15th February in Guwahati, the show unveiled the nominations which shortlisted some of the most incredible performances and films of the year.

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Alaya F

Crème-de-la-crème of Bollywood like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Karan Johar, Kartik Aaryan, R Madhavan, Ananya Panday, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Tara Sutaria among many others who walked the red carpet in their most stylish avatar.

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Karan Johar

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Ananya Panday

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Kabir Khan

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Kareena Kapoor Khan

This extravagant celebration hosted by the talented Neha Dhupia began by lauding and commemorating the technical award winners with ‘The Black Lady’ for their outstanding work in their respective fields. The glamour quotient of the show peaked when ace designer Manish Malhotra was paid a special ode for completing 30 years in the industry, through a nostalgic fashion act showcasing his iconic creations.

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Manish Malhotra

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Neha Dhupia & Angad Bedi

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Siddhanth Chaturvedi

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Sonam Kapoor

65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser – Tara Sutaria

After this quick trip down the memory lane, the night shone the spotlight on some gems under the Short Film Awards category.  Bebaak and Village Of A Lesser God were crowned the Best Short Film Fiction and Non-fiction respectively, Rajesh Sharma (Tindey) and Sarah Hashmi (Bebaak) bagged the trophy for Best Actor and Best Actress for Short Film respectively. And saving the best for the very end, the nominations for the grand ceremony to be hosted in Guwahati were announced.

Technical Award Winners

Best Background Score

Gully Boy – Karsh Kale And The Salvage Audio Collective

Best Choreography

Ghar More Pardesiya (Kalank) – Remo D’Souza

Best Cinematography

Gully Boy – Jay Oza

Best Action

War – Paul Jennings, Oh Sea Young, Parvez Shaikh and Franz Spilhaus

Best Costume

Sonchiriya – Divvya Gambhir, Niddhi Gambhir

Best Editing

Uri: The Surgical Strike – Shivkumar V Panicker

Best Production Design

Gully Boy – Suzanne Caplan Merwanji

Best Sound Design

Uri: The Surgical Strike – Bishwadeep Dipak Chatterjee and Nihar Ranjan Samal

Best VFX

War – Sherry Bharda And Vishal Anand For YFX

Short Film Award Winners

Best Short Film (Fiction)

Bebaak

Director: Shazia Iqbal

Best Actor (Male) In A Short Film

Rajesh Sharma (Tindey)

Best Actor (Female) In A Short Film

Sarah Hashmi (Bebaak)

Best Short Film (Non-Fiction)

Village Of A Lesser God

Director: Ananth Narayan Mahadevan

People’s Choice Award for Best Short Film

Deshi

The telecast of the 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards Curtain Raiser is slated to air on 9th February at 10 PM on Zoom.

The Sandman Review : Does Netflix’s ‘The Sandman’ Make Your Dream Come True?

Rating : 4/5 By Ruchika Das The series deftly blends the mundane and the mythical. The...

5 Reasons Why Masaba Masaba 2 Feels Personable That Everyone Can Relate To It

By Ruchika Das Masaba Gupta and Neena Gupta, a real-life mother-daughter duo, graced our screens in 2020 with a...

Celebrate Independence Day With Patriotic Titles On Audible

August 15th is an important day for every Indian. Every year, we cherish this day and honor the sacrifices of the brave...