13 March 2023

Oscar 2023: RRR and The Elephant Whisperers make history

SS Rajamouli's period action blockbuster "RRR" charted history by becoming the first Indian track to win the Academy Award in the Best Original Song category for "Naatu Naatu".

This is the third major international recognition for the chartbuster 'Naatu Naatu', composed by MM Keeravaani and penned by Chandrabose, after a Golden Globe and Critics Choice Award.

A performance of the song "Naatu Naatu" from "RRR" at the Oscars.

Tamil documentary 'The Elephant Whisperers' emerged as the winner at the 95th Academy Awards making it a maiden victory for India in the Documentary Short Subject category.

Kartiki Gonsalves and Guneet Monga pose with the award for best documentary short film for "The Elephant Whisperer".

Deepika Padukone introduces the song "Naatu Naatu" from "RRR" at the Oscars.