Actress Vidya Balan is overwhelmed that Kahaani bagged two national awards this year and feels that every honour for the gritty venture is her own. Director Sujoy Ghosh won the Best Original Screenplay for Kahaani and the Best Editing award went to Namrata Rao while a special jury award
was given to actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui for his exceptional work in the film.
In the film, Vidya played the role of a seven-month pregnant woman who comes to Kolkata from London in search of her husband. With nothing to rely on except fragments from her memories about him, it is a story of a lone woman's relentless struggle in an unknown city.
Her strong and convincing performance fetched her many rewards this year except for the national award but Vidya is elated.
"I am happy Kahaani