ⓘ 25th Filmfare Awards

                                     

ⓘ 25th Filmfare Awards

The 25th Filmfare Awards were held in 1978. Shyam Benegals Bhumika was named the Best Film of the year, starting a run where 3 films by Shyam Benegal won the Best Film award in 5 years. Amitabh Bachchan won his first Best Actor award for his role in Manmohan Desais Amar Akbar Anthony.

                                     

1. Main awards

Best Film

Bhumika

  • Swami
  • Gharaonda
  • Manthan
  • Amar Akbar Anthony

Best Director

Basu Chatterjee – Swami

  • Manmohan Desai – Amar Akbar Anthony
  • Asrani – Chala Murari Hero Banne
  • Gulzar – Kinara
  • Bhimsain – Gharaonda

Best Actor

Amitabh Bachchan – Amar Akbar Anthony

  • Amitabh Bachchan– Adalat
  • Sanjeev Kumar – Yeh Hai Zindagi
  • Sanjeev Kumar – Zindagi
  • Vinod Khanna – Shaque

Best Actress

Shabana Azmi – Swami

  • Smita Patil – Bhumika
  • Hema Malini – Kinara
  • Zarina Wahab – Gharaonda
  • Raakhee – Doosra Aadmi

Best Supporting Actor

Shreeram Lagoo – Gharaonda

  • Vinod Mehra – Anurodh
  • Vikram – Aadmi Sadak Ka
  • Tariq – Hum Kisise Kum Naheen
  • Shreeram Lagoo – Kinara

Best Supporting Actress

Asha Sachdev – Priyatama

  • Farida Jalal – Shaque
  • Nazneen – Dildaar
  • Raakhee – Doosra Aadmi
  • Aruna Irani – Khoon Pasina

Best Comic Actor

Paintal – Chala Murari Hero Banne

  • Deven Verma – Doosra Aadmi
  • Manik Dutt – Safed Jhoot
  • Keshto Mukherjee – Chacha Bhatija
  • Mukri – Tyaag

Best Story

Swami – Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay

  • Kinara – Bhusan Bangali
  • Chala Murari Hero Banne – Asrani
  • Doosra Aadmi – Raju Saigal
  • Gharaonda – Shankar Shesh

Best Screenplay

Dulhan Wohi Jo Piya Man Bhaye – Lekh Tandon, Vrajendra Gaur and Madhusudan Kalekar

Best Music

Amar Akbar Anthony – Laxmikant-Pyarelal

  • Hum Kisise Kum Naheen – R.D. Burman
  • Swami – Rajesh Roshan
  • Kinara – R.D. Burman
  • Alaap – Jaidev
                                     

1.1. Main awards Best Director

Basu Chatterjee – Swami

  • Manmohan Desai – Amar Akbar Anthony
  • Asrani – Chala Murari Hero Banne
  • Gulzar – Kinara
  • Bhimsain – Gharaonda
                                     

1.2. Main awards Best Actor

Amitabh Bachchan – Amar Akbar Anthony

  • Amitabh Bachchan– Adalat
  • Sanjeev Kumar – Yeh Hai Zindagi
  • Sanjeev Kumar – Zindagi
  • Vinod Khanna – Shaque
                                     

1.3. Main awards Best Actress

Shabana Azmi – Swami

  • Smita Patil – Bhumika
  • Hema Malini – Kinara
  • Zarina Wahab – Gharaonda
  • Raakhee – Doosra Aadmi
                                     

1.4. Main awards Best Supporting Actor

Shreeram Lagoo – Gharaonda

  • Vinod Mehra – Anurodh
  • Vikram – Aadmi Sadak Ka
  • Tariq – Hum Kisise Kum Naheen
  • Shreeram Lagoo – Kinara
                                     

1.5. Main awards Best Supporting Actress

Asha Sachdev – Priyatama

  • Farida Jalal – Shaque
  • Nazneen – Dildaar
  • Raakhee – Doosra Aadmi
  • Aruna Irani – Khoon Pasina


                                     

1.6. Main awards Best Comic Actor

Paintal – Chala Murari Hero Banne

  • Deven Verma – Doosra Aadmi
  • Manik Dutt – Safed Jhoot
  • Keshto Mukherjee – Chacha Bhatija
  • Mukri – Tyaag
                                     

1.7. Main awards Best Story

Swami – Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay

  • Kinara – Bhusan Bangali
  • Chala Murari Hero Banne – Asrani
  • Doosra Aadmi – Raju Saigal
  • Gharaonda – Shankar Shesh
                                     

1.8. Main awards Best Screenplay

Dulhan Wohi Jo Piya Man Bhaye – Lekh Tandon, Vrajendra Gaur and Madhusudan Kalekar

                                     

1.9. Main awards Best Music

Amar Akbar Anthony – Laxmikant-Pyarelal

  • Hum Kisise Kum Naheen – R.D. Burman
  • Swami – Rajesh Roshan
  • Kinara – R.D. Burman
  • Alaap – Jaidev
                                     

1.10. Main awards Best Lyrics

Gharaonda – Gulzar for Do Deewana Sheher Main

  • Kinara – Gulzar for Naam Gum Jaayega
  • Manthan – Niti Sagar for Mero Gaam Katha Parey
  • Hum Kisise Kum Naheen – Majrooh Sultanpuri for Kya Hua Tera Wada
  • Amar Akbar Anthony – Anand Bakshi for Parda Hai Parda
                                     

1.11. Main awards Best Playback Singer, Male

Hum Kisise Kum Naheen – Mohammad Rafi for Kya Hua Tera Wada

  • Amar Akbar Anthony – Mohammad Rafi for Parda Hai Parda
  • Anurodh – Kishore Kumar for Aap Ke Anurodh
  • Swami – K.J. Yesudas for Aaye Na Balam
  • Mukti – Mukesh for Suhaani Chandni


                                     

1.12. Main awards Best Playback Singer, Female

Manthan – Priti Sagar for Mero Gaam Katha Parey

  • Hum Kisise Kum Naheen – Sushma Shrestha for Kya Hua Tera Wada
  • Taxi Taxie – Asha Bhosle for Layee Kahan Hai Zindagi
  • Inkaar – Usha Mangeshkar for O Mungada