It is that time of the year to celebrate the works of passionate filmmakers, artists, and technicians who have made a cut in the film industry. Of late, Karnataka state film awards for the year 2017 were announced to honor the Kannada films. There is a history for the state awards and it is marked as an attribute to success. If we have to give a detail about it then the first recipient was Dr. Rajkumar who was awarded in 1967 for his performance in ‘Bangarada Hoovu.’ Till date, he is the most honored actor with nine awards followed by Dr.Vishnuvardhan with seven awards.
Karnataka State film awards hold a reputation of honoring a good cinema. The parameter here is not just a commercial success or how well a Cinema was received by audiences in large. It is a true arbitration of technicality of the movie; be it a narrative, performances, cinematography, and other aspects of filmmaking. In this context, state awards standout as a true honor for any filmmaker. Here is a list of Karnataka State Awards for the year 2017.
List of Karnataka State Film Awards for 2017
Best Playback Singer (Female)
Winner: Apoorva Sridhar
Song: Asadulla Daadi Bitta
Movie: Dayavittu Gamanisi
Best Playback Singer (Male)
Winner: Tejaswi Haridas
Song: Valase Mandavare
Winner: JM Prahlad
Song: Muthu Rathnada Pyate
Movie: March 22
Best Child Artist
Actor (Boy): Master Karthik for the film Rama Rajya
Actor (Girl): Shlagha Saligrama for the film Kataka
Best Music Score
V. Harikrishna for the film Raajakumara
Harish Komme for the film Mufti
Santosh Rai Pathaje for the film Chamak
S G Siddaramaiah for the film Hebbet Ramakka
Venkat Bharadwaj for the film Kempirve
Hanumantha B Halligere for the film Kengulabi
Best Supporting Actress
Rekha for the film Mooka Nayaka
Best Supporting Actor
Manjunath Hegde for the film Lakshmi-Narayanara Prapanchane Bere
Tara Anuradha for the film Hebbet Ramakka
Vishruth Naik for the film Manjari
Best Karnataka Regional Language Film
Best Debut Director
Gangadhar Salimath for the film Ayana
Best Children’s Film
Eleyaru Navu Geleyaru
Best Popular Entertainment Film
Best Film With Social Message
Best Film (1,2,3)
It is Shuddhi followed by March 22 and Paddayi
So, this was the list of Karnataka state awards for the year 2017.
Congratulations to all the winners.
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