ⓘ Filmfare Award for Best Documentary

                                     

ⓘ Filmfare Award for Best Documentary

The Filmfare Best Documentary Award was one of the Filmfare Awards, given by the magazine Filmfare to documentary films. It was first presented in 1967, and was eliminated in 1998.

                                     

1.1. Winners and nominees 1970s

  • 1970 Then, The Rain – Ramesh Gupta
  • 1971 Koodal – Mushir Ahmed
  • 1973 Nine Months to Freedom – S. Sukhdev
  • 1972 Creations in Metal – Homi D. Sethna
  • 1978 Transformations – Zafar Hai
  • 1975 The Nomad Puppeteer – Mani Kaul
  • 1976 Sarojini Naidu – B.D. Garga
  • 1974 A Day with the Builders – C.J. Paulose
  • 1979 no award
  • 1977 Marvel of Memory – N.K. Issar
                                     

1.2. Winners and nominees 1980s

  • 1981 They Call Me Chamar – Lokesh Lalvani
  • 1986 Bombay: Our City – Anand Patwardhan
  • 1989 no award
  • 1983 Experience India – Zafar Hai
  • 1980 Malfunction – Pankaj Parashar
  • 1984 Veer Savarkar – Prem Vaidya
  • 1985 Charakku – Om Prakash Sharma
  • 1987 no award
  • 1988 no award
  • 1982 Faces After the Storm – Prakash Jha
                                     

1.3. Winners and nominees 1990s

  • 1993 All in the Family – Ketan Mehta
  • 1994 I Live in Behrampada – Madhushree Datta
  • 1991 Amjad Ali Khan – Gulzar
  • 1997 Beyond the Himalayas – Goutam Ghose
  • 1990 Siddeshwari – Mani Kaul
  • 1996 A Narmada Diary – Anand Patwardhan and Simantini Dhuru
  • 1992 Ram ke Naam – Anand Patwardhan
  • 1995 Manzar – Gopi Desai