“I really wish my father was here for this.”. Andhadhun, Uri: The Surgical Strike, Badhaai Ho, Padmaavat won big at the awards. Established in 1954, it has been administered, along with the International Film Festival of India and the Indian Panorama, by the Indian government's Directorate of Film Festivals since 1973.[3][4]. If you want to take a look at what books won this year, we compiled all of them below, including both finalists and the longlist for each category, as well. - Dhyan Chand Award is awarded for the contribution to sports development life-time. The Awards were first presented in 1954. Nearly a third of those finalists (eight) are author debuts. This is Berssenbrugge’s thirteenth collection of poems, and a lyrical work that reveals constellations of our connectedness to fuel introspection. There were 388 submissions in the fiction category. Take a look at the full winners list. The winners of the 66th National Film Awards were announced on Friday. To give you some context on each book, we’re including its Goodreads average rating and the National Book Foundation synopsis of the material. Set in Glasgow in the 1980s, Shuggie Bain by Douglas Stuartis an epic portrayal of a working-class family haunted by alcoholism. In normal times, the National Book Awards ceremony is a lavish, black-tie affair held at Cipriani Wall Street, with a ceremony that draws the most powerful people in publishing and a constellation of literary stars. I’ve never felt more proud or lucky to be a part of this community. There were 311 submissions in the young people's literature category. Drawing on firsthand accounts and numerous records produced by the federal government, Saunt reveals how the removal of Native Americans was calculated and connected to the growth of the uniquely American form of capitalism. WINNER. The novel, written in the form of a screenplay, features an aspiring actor named Willis Wu who confronts casual racism and the cruel hierarchies of the entertainment world in his quest to graduate from bit roles as the “Delivery Guy” or “Silent Henchman.” The judges praised the novel as “wonderfully inventive” and “by turns hilarious and flat out heartbreaking.”. Among other things, Lucas has been credited with advancing the organization’s efforts in promoting literary diversity and inclusivity. Amy Johnson. See the full list of winning books and authors. The juries are appointed by the Directorate of Film Festivals in India. A work of documentary poetics, Borderland Apocrypha details the history of trauma and survival at the U.S.-Mexico border. Everyone embodies a role in Interior Chinatown by Charles Yu and protagonist Willis Wu strives to land the best one available to an Asian-American man: Kung Fu Guy. - Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna is the country’s highest sporting honour. Mirzapur 2: आज रिलीज़ होगी अमेज़न प्राइम की 'मिर्ज़ापुर 2', उससे पहले सुनिए 'मुन्ना त्रिपाठी' का रैप सॉन्ग, VIDEO - Nag Missile Final Trial : भारत ने नाग एंटी टैंक गाइडेड मिसाइल का सफलतापूर्वक किया अंतिम परीक्षण, भारतीय नौसेना की बढ़ी ताकत, बेड़े में शामिल हुआ 90 फीसद 'मेड इन इंडिया' INS कवरत्ती, दुर्गा पूजा उत्सव की शुरुआत पर बोले पीएम- आत्मनिर्भर भारत के संकल्प से सोनार बांग्ला के संकल्प को करना है पूरा, FREE Coronavirus Vaccine: बिहार में सबको मुफ्त मिलेगी कोरोना की वैक्‍सीन, वित्‍त मंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण ने की घोषणा, Bihar Election 2020: पटना के कांग्रेस मुख्यालय में इनकम टैक्स का छापा, 8.50 लाख रुपये बरामद, BFUHS Exam 2020 for Ward Attendant Post Postponed @bfuhs.ac.in, Check Latest Update Here, JIPMER Recruitment 2020, Walk in for 33 Senior Resident Posts, Salary Rs. To give you some context on each book, we’re including its Goodreads average rating and the National Book Foundation synopsis of the material. This is followed by the inauguration of the National Film Festival, where the award-winning films are screened for the public. In an emotional acceptance speech, Ms. Payne, who researched the book alongside her father and finished it after his death in 2018, thanked him “for committing to this enormous work” and “for bringing me on as his co-pilot.”, “This is such a bittersweet moment,” she said.