K.Balachander – 100 Years Of Indian Cinema

Published On: October 27, 2013   |   Posted By:

k.balachander100 Years Of Indian Cinema

The Indian cinema is celebrating the 100 year completion. Telugu cinema is completing 82 years of it’s first release of Bhaktha Prahlada (1931). As part of celebrations of Indian Cinema, businessoftollywood.com remembers and recollects the information of The Greats of Early Telugu Cinema.

businessoftollywood.com  is presenting the profile of the great director K.Balachendar. 

K.Balachander is a great Telugu and Tamil movie director and also producer. He is born on 9th July 1930 at Nannilam in Tamil Nadu.

He completed his B.Sc (zoogly) at Annamalai Universty in the year 1940.

He introduced two gems Kamal Hasan, Rajinikanth to the Telugu film industry.

He did many splendid movies in Telugu cinema such as ‘Rudra Veena’, ’Maro Charitra’, ’Akali Rajyam’ which are evergreen movies.
He used to extract the actor from the person and make him involve in the role . He is still Active director.
He won national award for the movie “Rudra Veena”.

Filmography of Director K.Balachander in Telugu :

  1. Bhale Kodallu (1968).
  2. SattekalapuSatthaya(1969).
  3. Bomma Borusa (1971).
  4. Anthuleni Katha (1976). .
  5. MaroCharitra(1978).
  6. Andamaina Anubhavam (1979).
  7. GuppeduManasu(1979).
  8. Idi Katha Kaadu (1979).
  9. Aakali Rajyam(1981).
  10. Aadavallu Meeku Joharulu (1981).
  11. TholikodiKoosindi(1981).
  12. 47 Rojulu (1981).
  13. Kokilamma (1983).
  14. Rudra Veena (1988).

Awards won by K.Balachander for his Telugu Movies:

He won theFilmFare Award for best Direction for the Movie“Maro Charithra”.

He won the Nandi Award from the Government of Andhra Pradesh for the best Direction for the movie  “Kokilamma”.
Nargis Dutt Award for the best feature film on National Integration for the movie “Rudra Veena”.