SIIMA, the esteemed South Indian International Movie Awards, is back to honor and celebrate the excellence of regional cinema from South India. As one of the most prestigious award functions, SIIMA acknowledges the outstanding contributions of films in Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, and Kannada languages. The much-awaited SIIMA 2023 is all set to take place at the World Trade Center in Dubai on September 15th and 16th.
The official nominations for the Best Film – Telugu category have been unveiled, featuring some of the blockbuster hits from the past year. The movies competing for the title are RRR, Sita Ramam, DJ Tillu, Karthikeya 2, and Major. Each film on the list not only entertained but also left a profound impact on the audience, resonating with our cultural values, mythology, patriotism, and other aspects.
SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus RRR leads the pack with an impressive 11 nominations, making it the most nominated Telugu movie this year. Following closely is the period romantic drama Sita Ramam with 10 nominations, showcasing its excellence in storytelling and execution. Karthikeya 2 also secures a strong presence with nominations in five categories.
In addition to these, several other noteworthy South Indian films, including PS1, PS2, Vikram, Kantara, KGF 2, and more, have received multiple nominations, showcasing the diversity and richness of South Indian cinema.
Watch out for the grand SIIMA 2023 event as we celebrate the exceptional achievements of these films and the talented artists behind them. Mark your calendars for a glitzy affair that honors the finest works of South Indian cinema.