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59th Filmfare Awards South

 

59th Filmfare Awards South

59th Filmfare Awards South
Date 7 July 2012
Site Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Host Karthik
Chinmayi
Producer Idea Cellular
Highlights
Best Picture Olave Mandhara (Kannada)
Traffic (Malayalam)
Aadukalam (Tamil)
Dookudu (Telugu)
Most awards Dookudu (six; Telugu)
Most nominations Dookudu (10; Telugu)
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The 59th Filmfare Awards South ceremony honouring the winners and nominees of the best of South Indian cinema in 2011 was held on 7 July 2012 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai, India.[1] For this year more than 451 films from each of the four film industries were considered for nominations in various categories.[2]

Awards and nominees

Main awards

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.[3]

Kannada cinema

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Music Director Best Lyricist
Best Playback Singer - Male Best Playback Singer - Female

Malayalam cinema

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Music Director Best Lyricist
Best Playback Singer - Male Best Playback Singer - Female

Tamil cinema

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Music Director Best Lyricist
Best Playback Singer - Male Best Playback Singer - Female

Telugu cinema

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Music Director Best Lyricist
Best Playback Singer - Male Best Playback Singer - Female

Technical Awards

Best Choreography Best Cinematography
  • Prem Rakshit – "Nath Nath" from Badrinath

Special awards

Lifetime Achievement
Critics Award for Best Actor
Best Male Debut
Best Female Debut

Multiple nominations and awards

The following films received multiple nominations.

Kannada

Malayalam

Tamil

Telugu

  • Number in brackets after the film title indicates the number of special awards included, which have no nominees.

References

  1. ^ "Rana Daggubati announces the 59th Idea Filmfare Awards (South)". Filmfare. Times Internet Limited. Retrieved 26 June 2012. 
  2. ^ "Filmfare awards on July 7". The Times of India. 7 June 2012. Retrieved 28 June 2012. 
  3. ^ Filmfare Editorial (9 July 2012). "59th Idea Filmfare Awards South (Winners list)". Filmfare. Times Internet Limited. Retrieved 20 July 2012. 

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