20th (Twentieth) Filmfare Awards 1973
20th Filmfare Awards were held in Bombay (now Mumbai) in the year 1973. Here is the list of Nominees and Winners of various Award recipients of the 20th Filmfare Awards (1973).
List of Nominees and Winners
+ Indicates winner
|Award Cateogory||Nominee / Winner||Film|
|Best Film||Sohanlal Kanwar (Producer)||+Be-Imaan|
|Basu Bhattacharya (Producer)||Pakeezah|
|Kamal Amrohi (Producer)||Anubhav|
|Best Director||+Sohanlal Kanwar||Be-Imaan|
|Best Actor||+Manoj Kumar||Be-Imaan|
|Rajesh Khanna||Amar Prem|
|Best Actress||+Hema Malini||Seeta Aur Geeta|
|Sharmila Tagore||Amar Prem|
|Rakhee||Aankhon Aankhon Mein|
|Best Actor in Supporting Role||+Pran||Be-Imaan|
|Best Actress in Supporting Role||+Zeenat Aman||Hare Rama Hare Krishna|
|Best Comic Actor||+Paintal||Bawarchi|
|Mehmood||Bhai Ho To Aisa|
|Jagdeep||Bombay To Goa|
|Best Story||+Basu Chatterjee||Anubhav|
|Best Screenplay+||+Arabinda Mukhopadhyay||Amar Prem|
|Best Dialogue||+Ramesh Pant||Amar Prem|
|Best Cinematographer||+P. Vaikunth||Seeta Aur Geeta|
|Best Editing||+Manoj Kumar||Shor|
|Best Sound||+Jehangir Nowrojee||Amar Prem|
|Best Art Director||+N.B. Kulkarni||Pakeezah|
|Special Award||+V. Shantaram (Actor)||Special Commendation|
|+Anubhav (Film)||Special citation for Basu Bhattacharya|
List of Nominees and Winners of Music Awards
+ Indicates winner
|Award Cateogory||Nominee / Winner||Song||Film|
|Best Music Director||+Shankar-Jaikishan||Be-Imaan|
|Best Lyricist||+Verma Malik||Jai Bolo Beimaan Ki||Be-Imaan|
|Santosh Anand||EK Pyar Ka Nagma Hai||Shor|
|Anand Bakshi||Chingari Koyi Bhadke||Amar Prem|
|Best Male Playback Singer||+Mukesh||Jai Bolo Beimaan Ki||Be-Imaan|
|Mukesh||EK Pyar Ka Nagma Hai||Shor|
|Kishore Kumar||Chingari Koyi Bhadke||Amar Prem|
|Best Female Playback Singer||+Asha Bhosle||Dum Maro Dum||Hare Rama Hare Krishna|
|Asha Bhosle||Maine Kaha Na Na Na||Lalkaar|
|Sooni Sooni||Lal Patthar|
Critic’s Award-20th Filmfare Awards-1973
|Award Category||Winner (Film)|
|Best Film||Maya Darpan|
|Best Documentary||Nine Months to Freedom|
20th Filmfare Awards 1973 – Highlights
- Film Be-Imaan received the most awards. The film received eight (8) nominations and won seven (7) of them.
- By receiving eight (8) nominations Be-Imaan also became the most nominated film in the 20th Filmfare Awards (1973).
- Film Shor received seven (7) nominations and won only one for the Best Editing.
- Film Amar Prem received six (6) nominations. The film won two (2) awards out of six (6) nominations.
- Film Pakeezah received five (5) nominations and won only one (1) for the Best Art Direction.
- Film Seeta Aur Geeta received two (2) nominations and won both of them.
- Film Hare Rama Hare Krishna also received two (2) nominations and won both of them.
20th Filmfare Awards (1973)-Most Wins and Nominations
Most Wins and Nominations 20th Filmfare Awards
|Seeta Aur Geeta||2||2|
|Hare Rama Hare Krishna||2||2|
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