Mohan Lal has won the Best Actor award for his outstanding performance as Valiakathil Moosa in off- beat film Paradesi. Meera Jasmine bagged the Best Actress for her sensitive portrayal of Deepthi a lonely housewife in Shayamaprasad's off-beat Ore Kadal.
MG Sasi is the Best Director for Adayalangal, which has also been selected as the Best Feature Film. Katha Parayumbol got the Best Popular Film Award.
[an error occurred while processing this directive] The other awardees:
Second Best Actors: Murali and Lakshmi Gopalaswamy.
Second Best Film: Ore Kadal.
Best Story: PT Kunju Mohammed for Paradesi.
Best Cameraman: MJ Radhakrishnan for Adayalangal.
Best Music Director: M Jayachandran (Naivedhyam)
Background Score: Ouseppachan (Ore Kadal).
Best Lyrist: Rafiq Ahmed (Pranayakalam)
Best Singer (Male): Vijay Yesudas - (Naivedhyam)
Best singer (Female): Shwetha Mohan (Naivedhyam)
Best Editor: Vinod Sukumaran (Ore Kadal)
Best sound Engineer: TR Krishnan Unni (Ottakaiyyan)
Best Art Director: Rajasekharan (Naalu Pennungal)
Best makeup: Pattanam Rashid (Paradesi).