28th Filmfare Awards

The 28th Filmfare Awards were held in 1981. Hrishikesh Mukherjee's Khoobsurat won the Best Film Award, but it was Govind Nihalani's directorial debut Aakrosh that was the biggest winner on the night, including the Best Director trophy for Nihalani, with his first film as director. Naseeruddin Shah and Om Puri won Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor, respectively, for their spellbinding performances in Aakrosh.

Main awards

Best Film


Best Director

Govind NihalaniAakrosh

Best Actor

Naseeruddin ShahAakrosh

Best Actress


Best Supporting Actor

Om PuriAakrosh

Best Supporting Actress

Padmini KolhapureInsaaf Ka Tarazu

Best Comic Actor

Keshto MukherjeeKhoobsurat

Best Story

AakroshVijay Tendulkar

Best Screenplay

AakroshVijay Tendulkar

Best Dialogue

Insaaf Ka Tarazu – Shabd Kumar

Best Music


Best Lyrics

Thodisi BewafaiGulzar for Hazaar Rahein Mud Ke

Best Playback Singer, Male

Thodisi BewafaiKishore Kumar for Hazaar Rahein Mud Ke

Best Playback Singer, Female

QurbaniNazia Hassan for Aap Jaisa Koi

Best Art Direction


Best Cinematography


Best Editing

Insaaf Ka Tarazu

Best Sound


Critics' awards

Best Film

Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Aata Hai

Best Documentary

They Call Me Chamar

Biggest Winners



See also

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