First Filmfare award for Best Film
The 1st Filmfare Awards were held on March 21, 1954, honoring the best in Hindi cinema in 1953.
Do Bigha Zameen was the first movie to win the Filmfare award for Best Film.
Do Bigha Zameen was directed by Bengali film director Bimal Roy .
- Balraj Sahni
- Nirupa Roy
The film is known for its socialist theme and is considered a trend setter.