5Category : Special Jury Award (Actor) Film : Kireedam
Mohanlal won the National Film Award (Special Jury Award) for acting in Kireedam film as Sethumadhavan. Kireedam ia a Indian Malayalam drama film written by A. K. Lohithadas and directed by Sibi Malayil. The film stars Mohanlal, Thilakan, Parvathy, Kaviyoor Ponnamma, Mohan Raj, Murali, Sreenath, Kundara Johny, and Cochin Haneefa in the main roles along with Jagathy Sreekumar, Philomina, Usha, Jagadish, Maniyanpilla Raju, Mamukkoya, Oduvil Unnikrishnan, and Kanakalatha in other pivotal roles. The music for the film was composed by Johnson.