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Sundaram Balachander (1927–1990)

S. Balachander was one of southern India's formemost Veena players. He was a child prodigy who taught himself to play the Veena, an ancient stringed instrument that is sometimes called the Indian lute. He directed several Tamil films, mostly mysteries. Unfortunately, they were commercial failures. His films are vaguely reminiscent of Hollywood's ... See full bio »

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Andha Naal Director
Avana Evan Director
Edi Nijam Director
Ithu Nijama Director


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 1966 Nadu Iravil
 1963 Bommai
 1962 Avana Evan
 1958 Avan Amaran
 1956 Edi Nijam
 1956 Yedhu Nijam
 1954 Andha Naal
 1951 Kaithi
 1948 Ithu Nijama
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 1966 Nadu Iravil
Dr. Saravanan
 1963 Bommai
 1959 Maragatham
Maranamarthanda Zamindar / Anandar
 1955 Kodeeswaran
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 1954 Andha Naal (story)

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