- About IIFA Award for Best Director
- Winners List
The 1st IIFA Awards was held on 24 June 2000 at Millennium Dom, London, United Kingdom. Since then, the Award Ceremony is being held in different countries and continents.
Above all, the IIFA Awards have become a symbol of glorifying the success of Bollywood in the world.
The IIFA Award for Best Director is being given since the inception of the IIFA Awards in 2000.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali became the first recipient of the IIFA Best Director award. He received the award for Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999).
The Award for Best Director is one of the Popular IIFA Awards and a part of the Annual IIFA Awards.
The winner of the IIFA Award for Best Director is chosen on the basis of a worldwide public voting/poll.
The IIFA Award for Best Director is meant to honor and encourage Film Directors for their extraordinary work in the relevant field.
Here is the list of the Winners of the IIFA Award for Best Director:
Winners – IFFA Award for Best Director
Winners of 2000s
|1st IIFA Awards (2000)||Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam||Sanjay Leela Bhansali|
|2nd IIFA Awards (2001)||Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai||Rakesh Roshan|
|3rd IIFA Awards (2002)||Lagaan: Once Upon a Time in India||Ashutosh Gowarikar|
|4th IIFA Awards (2003)||Devdas||Sanjay Leela Bhansali|
|5th IIFA Awards (2004)||Koi Mil Gaya||Rakesh Roshan|
|6th IIFA Awards (2005)||Veer-Zaara||Yash Chopra|
|7th IIFA Awards (2006)||Black||Sanjay Leela Bhansali|
|8th IIFA Awards (2007)||Lage Raho Munna Bhai||Rajkumaar Hirani|
|9th IIFA Awards (2008)||Chak De India||Shimit Amin|
|10th IIFA Awards (2009)||Jodhaa Akbar||Ashutosh Gowariker|
Winners of 2010s
|11th IIFA Awards (2010)||3 Idiots||Rajkumar Hirani|
|12th IIFA Awards (2011)||My Name Is Khan||Karan Johar|
|13th IIFA Awards (2012)||Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara||Zoya Akhtar|
|14th IIFA Awards (2013)||Barfi||Anurag Basu|
|15th IIFA Awards (2014)||Bhaag Milkha Bhaag||Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra|
|16th IIFA Awards (2015)||PK||Rajkumar Hirani|
|17th IIFA Awards (2016)||Bajirao Mastani||Sanjay Leela Bhansali|
|18th IIFA Awards (2017)||Pink||Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury|
|19th IIFA Awards (2018)||Hindi Medium||Saket Chaudhary|
|20th IIFA Awards (2019)||Andhadhun||Sriram Raghavan|
Winners of 2020s
|21st IIFA Awards (2021)||Uri: The Surgical Strike||Bhushan Kumar,|
|22nd IIFA Awards (2022)||Coming up||March 2022|
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