ⓘ 15th Filmfare Awards

                                     

ⓘ 15th Filmfare Awards

The 15th Filmfare Awards were held in 1968, celebrating the best in Hindi cinema in 1967. Manoj Kumars patriotic drama Upkar was the biggest winner on the night, winning 6 awards, 4 for Manoj Kumar, including Best Film and Best Director. The smash hit Mere Desh Ki Dharti from the film also won awards for its lyricist and singer.

                                     

1. Main awards

Best Director

Manoj Kumar – Upkar

  • A. Bhimsingh – Mehrbaan
  • A. Subba Rao – Milan

Best Actor

Dilip Kumar – Ram Aur Shyam

  • Manoj Kumar – Upkar
  • Sunil Dutt – Milan

Best Actress

Nutan – Milan

  • Waheeda Rehman – Ram Aur Shyam
  • Saira Banu – Shagird

Best Supporting Actor

Pran – Upkar

  • Om Prakash – Dus Lakh
  • Ashok Kumar – Mehrbaan

Best Supporting Actress

Jamuna – Milan

  • Mumtaz – Ram Aur Shyam
  • Tanuja – Jewel Thief

Best Comic Actor

Om Prakash – Dus Lakh

  • Mehmood – Mehrbaan
  • Johnny Walker – Pati Patni

Best Story

Upkar – Manoj Kumar

  • Aasra – Pratibha Bose
  • Mehrbaan – Asha Poorna Devi

Best Music

Milan – Laxmikant-Pyarelal

  • Hamraaz – Ravi
  • Upkar – Kalyanji-Anandji

Best Lyrics

Upkar – Gulshan Bawra for Mere Desh Ki Dharti

  • Hamraaz – Sahir Ludhianvi for Neele Gagan Ke Tale
  • Milan – Anand Bakshi for Saawan Ka Mahina

Best Playback Singer, Male

Hamraaz – Mahendra Kapoor for Neele Gagan Ke Tale

  • Milan – Mukesh for Saawan Ka Mahina
  • Upkar – Mahendra Kapoor for Mere Desh Ki Dharti

Best Playback Singer, Female

Dus Lakh – Asha Bhosle for Gharibon Ki Suno

  • Milan – Lata Mangeshkar for Saawan Ka Mahina
  • Aakhri Khat – Lata Mangeshkar for Baharon Mera Jeevan
                                     

1.1. Main awards Best Actor

Dilip Kumar – Ram Aur Shyam

  • Manoj Kumar – Upkar
  • Sunil Dutt – Milan
                                     

1.2. Main awards Best Actress

Nutan – Milan

  • Waheeda Rehman – Ram Aur Shyam
  • Saira Banu – Shagird
                                     

1.3. Main awards Best Supporting Actor

Pran – Upkar

  • Om Prakash – Dus Lakh
  • Ashok Kumar – Mehrbaan
                                     

1.4. Main awards Best Supporting Actress

Jamuna – Milan

  • Mumtaz – Ram Aur Shyam
  • Tanuja – Jewel Thief
                                     

1.5. Main awards Best Comic Actor

Om Prakash – Dus Lakh

  • Mehmood – Mehrbaan
  • Johnny Walker – Pati Patni


                                     

1.6. Main awards Best Story

Upkar – Manoj Kumar

  • Aasra – Pratibha Bose
  • Mehrbaan – Asha Poorna Devi
                                     

1.7. Main awards Best Music

Milan – Laxmikant-Pyarelal

  • Hamraaz – Ravi
  • Upkar – Kalyanji-Anandji
                                     

1.8. Main awards Best Lyrics

Upkar – Gulshan Bawra for Mere Desh Ki Dharti

  • Hamraaz – Sahir Ludhianvi for Neele Gagan Ke Tale
  • Milan – Anand Bakshi for Saawan Ka Mahina
                                     

1.9. Main awards Best Playback Singer, Male

Hamraaz – Mahendra Kapoor for Neele Gagan Ke Tale

  • Milan – Mukesh for Saawan Ka Mahina
  • Upkar – Mahendra Kapoor for Mere Desh Ki Dharti
                                     

1.10. Main awards Best Playback Singer, Female

Dus Lakh – Asha Bhosle for Gharibon Ki Suno

  • Milan – Lata Mangeshkar for Saawan Ka Mahina
  • Aakhri Khat – Lata Mangeshkar for Baharon Mera Jeevan