Mathrubhumi Kalyan Silks Film Award 2012 is an award function which got streamed over the Youtube channel. It felicitates members of the Malayalam cinema world for outstanding contributions made during the year of 2012. The function got broadcasted on 15th April 2012 and got held at Marine Drive in the city of Kochi. The jury for the prestigious awards consists of eminent members of the film fraternity. They have all contributed in various capacities to the development of cinema in the modern world and have made a distinct mark for themselves. They judged and analyzed the various movies which got released during the year on various fronts and finally took the call of deciding which were the very best of them.
The awards ceremony got organized in a collaboration between the Mathrubhumi group and the Kalyan Silks. This annual exercise awards some of the best contributors and performers in the film circuit. It aims at finding and promoting talent which stands out. The evening saw the entire Malayalam film fraternity come together in this act of celebration. Some of the biggest names in the industry got seen applauding their co-stars and coming out in strong numbers to support them all. They also put up a number of dazzling performances to some of the best tracks of the past year. They put up some truly riveting sequences which were nothing less than works of art themselves. The winners of this year include some noted personalities.
Mohanlal took home the award for the Best Actor.
Kavya Madhavan, on the other hand, got the award for the Best Actress. She got the same for the movie Gaddama. This proved a testament to the immense talent she has shown over the years with 2012 being particularly good for her. Pranayam got the award for being the Best Movie of the year. Renjith got the award for the Best Director. He got the same for his commendable work on the movie
Indian Rupee.The veteran superstar Thilakan too got recognized with the award for the Best Character Actor for his potentially best performance to date in the film Indian Rupee. Jayaprada got the award for being the Best Character Actress. She got the same for the fine acting she showed in the film Pranayam. Bobby Sanjay’s beautiful narration got him the award for Best Screenplay for the movie Traffic. Pranayam swept awards across categories this year. ONV Kurup got recognized with the award for Best Lyrics while M. Jayachandran got the title of Best Music Director, both of them for Pranayam.