“Winning the 63rd National Award for Best Film is a huge achievement. Being the first Telugu Film to do so makes it all the more special,” Yarlagadda posted on his Twitter page . “Congratulations to the entire team of @BaahubaliMovie. It’s an acknowledgement of the teams hard work n commitment over last few years,” tweeted producer Shobu Yarlagadda. Directed by S.S. Rajamouli, the film is about the battle for a kingdom between two warring brothers.
The film also won the National Award for best visual effects (VFX), and a happy Yarlagadda congratulated the film’s VFX supervisor Srinivas Mohan for the accolade.
Rajamouli is currently filming the second part of “Baahubali”