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K. Balachander (1930–2014)


K. Balachander was born on July 9, 1930 in Nannilam, Madras Presidency, British India as Kailasam Balachander. He was a director and writer, known for Ek Duuje Ke Liye (1981), Rudra Veena (1988) and Achamillai Achamillai (1984). He was married to Rajam. He died on December 23, 2014 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. See full bio »

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Known For

Ek Duuje Ke Liye
Ek Duuje Ke Liye Director
(1981)
Rudra Veena
Rudra Veena Director
(1988)
Achamillai Achamillai
(1984)
Thillu Mullu
Thillu Mullu Director
(1981)

Filmography

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 2014 Yevaru (Short)
 2006 Poi
 2006 Abaddham
 1996 Kalki
 1994 Duet
 1992 Jathi Malli
 1992 Vaaname Ellai
 1991 Azhakan
 1988 Rudra Veena
 1984 Ek Nai Paheli
 1983 Kokilamma
 1982 Agni Sakshi
 1982 Pyara Tarana
 1981 Aakali Rajyam
 1981 47 Natkal
 1981 Thillu Mullu
 1979 Edo Saritha
 1979 Nool Veli
 1977 Avargal
 1977 Aaina
 1973 Arrangetram
 1972 Kanna Nalama
 1972 Velli Vizha
 1971 Bomma Borusa
 1971 Punnagai
 1970 Ethiroli
 1970 Navagraham
 1970 Patham Pasali
 1969 Iru Kodagal
 1969 Poova Thalaya
 1968 Ethir Neechal
 1967 Bama Vijam
 1965 Naanal
 1965 Neer Kumizhi
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Show Show Self (1 credit)
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Alternate Names:

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