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Tuesday, March 29, 2016

`Bahubali' best national film

For the first time ever, a Telugu movie won the best feature film National award. `Bahubali the beginning' bagged the honour sending a wave of ecstasy across the two Telugu states. Since the inception of National Film awards 63 years ago, no Telugu film got the best feature film honour. This was because the jury did not find any film good enough to be given such an award.

Incidentally , the Telugu film industry is the most prolific in the country the number of Telugu films produced each year outstrips the number of Hindi movies. In fact Tamil films occupy the second slot. The national awards were instituted in 1954 so it took 63 years for a Telugu movie to get the award for the best film.

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