K Vishwanath

Director ● Supporting Actor ● Story Writer


Kasinadhuni Viswanath was born on the 19th of February 1930. He is an Indian film, sound designer turned director and actor known for his works in Telugu Cinema, Tamil Cinema and Hindi Cinema. He is the recipient of five National Film Awards, six state Nandi Awards, ten Filmfare Awards, and a Bollywood Filmfare Award. Viswanath's Hindi films include Sargam, Kaamchor, Sanjog, Jaag Utha Insan, Eeshwar, Sur Sangam, Shubh Kaamna, Sangeet and Dhanwaan. Viswanath has received international recognition for his works, and is known for blending parallel cinema elements with mainstream commercial cinema. Viswanath's classical films Sankarabharanam (1979) and Sagara Sangamam (1983) were included among CNN-IBN's list of hundred greatest Indian films of all time. His directorial works Sankarabharanam and Saptapadi, have garnered the National Film Award for Best Popular Film Providing Wholesome Entertainment and Best Feature Film on National Integration, respectively. Sankarabharanam, was premiered at the 8th International Film Festival of India, the Tashkent Film Festival, and the Moscow International Film Festival held in May 1980, and has also won the Prize of the Public at the Besancon Film Festival of France in the year 1981. Viswanath's Swati Mutyam was India's official entry to the 59th Academy Awards. Swati Mutyam, Sagara Sangamam and Sirivennela were premiered at the Asia Pacific Film Festival. Swayam Krushi was premiered to special mention at the Moscow International Film Festival. Sankarabharanam, Sagara Sangamam, Shrutilayalu, Swarnakamalam and Swati Kiranam were premiered in the Indian Panorama section at International Film Festival of India, and AISFM Film Festival.

Born on: 19 February, 1930

Born in: Repalle, Madras State, India

Telugu 2010
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Telugu 2004
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Telugu 1997
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Hindi 1996
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Hindi 1996
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Telugu 1995
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Hindi 1993
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Telugu 1992
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Telugu 1992
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Hindi 1992
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Telugu 1989
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Hindi 1989
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Telugu 1988
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Malayalam 1988
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Telugu 1987
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Telugu 1987
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Telugu 1986
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Telugu 1986
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Hindi 1985
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Hindi 1985
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Telugu 1984
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Hindi 1984
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Hindi 1983
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Telugu 1983
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Tamil 1983
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Hindi 1982
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Telugu 1982
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Telugu 1981
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Telugu 1980
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Telugu 1980
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Telugu 1979
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Hindi 1979
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Telugu 1979
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Telugu 1978
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Telugu 1978
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Telugu 1976
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Telugu 1976
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Telugu 1975
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Telugu 1973
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Telugu 1973
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Telugu 1972
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Telugu 1971
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Telugu 1971
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Telugu 1969
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Telugu 1968
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Telugu 1968
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Telugu 1967
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Telugu 1965
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Telugu 1964
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Telugu 1964
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Telugu 1961
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Telugu 2010
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Telugu 2004
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Telugu 1997
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Telugu 1995
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Hindi 1993
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Telugu 1992
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Telugu 1992
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Telugu 1989
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Hindi 1989
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Telugu 1988
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Telugu 1987
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Telugu 1987
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Telugu 1986
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Telugu 1986
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Hindi 1985
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Telugu 1984
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Hindi 1984
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Telugu 1983
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Tamil 1983
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Telugu 1982
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Telugu 1981
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Telugu 1980
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Telugu 1979
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Hindi 1979
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Telugu 1978
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Telugu 1976
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Telugu 1976
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Kannada 1975
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Telugu 1974
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Telugu 1972
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Telugu 1968
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Telugu 1963
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Tamil 2015
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Tamil 2014
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Tamil 2013
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Telugu 2013
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Telugu 2012
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Tamil 2011
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Tamil 2008
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Tamil 2008
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Telugu 2007
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Telugu 2005
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Telugu 2005
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Telugu 2004
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Telugu 2004
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Telugu 2004
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Telugu 2003
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Tamil 2003
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Tamil 2003
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Hindi 2003
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Telugu 2002
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Telugu 2002
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Telugu 2002
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Telugu 2002
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Telugu 2002
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Telugu 2001
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Telugu 2001
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Tamil 2000
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Tamil 2000
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Telugu 2000
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Telugu 1999
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Telugu 1995
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Tamil 1995
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Telugu 1995
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Telugu 1992
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Telugu 1957
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