National Awards is the most prestigious among the film awards. Though it fares pretty less on glitz and glamour compared to the other popular cine awards, the National awards are the true indicator of an artist's talent. Every year, Malayalam films had set benchmarks to other industries on the kind of films to be made. And every year, Mollywood films won big at the awards. But, this year the number of awards for Malayalam films were much lesser compared to the previous years. Movie lovers hoped and prayed that Mammootty wins the best actor award but it was bagged by two Hindi actors. But, Joseph, Sudani From Nigeria, Olu, Kammara Sambavam were the saving grace for Mollywood. Check the list of Mollywood winners.