Sreejit Mukherji's Autograph shines at Big Bengali Movie Awards

[Srijit Mukherji and Indraneil Sengupta]
Srijit Mukherji and Indraneil Sengupta @ BIG Bangla Film Awards 2010

Calcutta, March 19, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) Big FM and it’s marketing arm Big Live which has so successfully organized ‘Big Bangla Music Awards’ and ‘Big Bangla Television Awards’ in the past organized an award ceremony on a grand scale to honor and award deserving artistes of Tollywood recently at Nazrul Mancha called ‘Big Bangla Movie Awards 2010’.

Srijit Mukherjee's Bengali film Autograph (2010) won 11 awards off nominations in 12 categories at the Big Bangla Movie Awards, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor (Prosenjit Chatterjee), Best Actor in a negative role (Indraneil Sengupta), Best Music Director, Best Lyricist (Anupam Roy), Best Male Playback (Rupam Islam), Best Female Playback (Shreya Ghoshal), Best Cinematography, Best Editing and Best Screenplay.

The winners were chosen on the basis of SMSes sent in by the public who also received a free invite when they SMSed to nominate their favourite stars.

The list of winners for the general categories were -
1.BIG FILM-Autograph
2.BIG DIRECTOR-Srijit Mukherjee-Autograph
3.BIG ACTOR( MALE)-Prasenjit Chatterjee-Autograph
4.BIG ACTOR(FEMALE)-Paoli Dam-Moner Manush
5.BIG SUPPORTING ACTOR(MALE)-Saswata Chatterjee-Byomkesh Bakshi
6.BIG SUPPORTING ACTOR(FEMALE)-Sreelekha Mitra-Mahanagar@Kolkata
7.BIG DEBUTANT(MALE)-Samadarshi-Sathi Amar Bondhu Tomar
8.Big DEBUTANTE(FEMALE)-Manali-Achin Pakhi
9.BIG ACTOR IN A NEGATIVE ROLE-Indraneil Sengupta-Autograph
10.BIG MUSIC DIRECTOR-Debojyoti Mishra-Autograph
11.BIG PLAYBACK(MALE)-Rupam Islam-Benche Thakar Gaan-Autograph
12.BIG PLAYBACK(FEMALE)-Shreya Ghoshal-Chol Raastaye-Autograph
13.BIG LYRICIST-Anupam Roy-Amake Amar Moto –Autograph
14.BIG EDITOR-Bodhaditya Banerjee-Autograph/Debaloy Bhattacharya-033
15.BIG ART DIRECTOR-Indranil Ghosh-Aar Ekti Premer Golpo
16.BIG CINEMATOGRAPHER-Soumik Halder-Autograph
17.BIG SCREENPLAY-Srijit Mukherjee-Autograph

Another 6 special awards were given to the best performers of the decade .They are
1.BIG FILM OF THE DECADE-Chokher Bali
2.BIG DIRECTOR OF THE DECADE-Rituparno Ghosh
3.BIG ACTOR(MALE) OF THE DECADE-Prasenjit Chatterjee
4.BIG ACTOR(FEMALE) OF THE DECADE-Rituparna Sengupta
5.BIG DEBUT OF THE DECADE-DEV
6.BIG MUSIC DIRECTOR OF THE DECADE-JEET GANGULY

Two more awards were conferred on two legends for their contribution to the industry - Mithun Chakrabarty for his contribution to Bengali cinema for 35 years and Sandhya Roy who was conferred the lifetime achievement.

There were special performances throughout the evening by Arpita Chatterjee, Jeet Ganguly, Paoli Dam, Soham and the very in-couple Rahul and Priyanka.

The event was anchored by RJ Kaushik and actress Sudipta Chakrabarty.

The main sponsor of the event was Mustraj Natural Mustard Oil from Raj Oil Mills.