Mysore Mallige (film)
|Directed by||T. S. Nagabharana|
|Produced by||Srihari Khoday|
T. S. Nagabharana |
Girish Karnad |
H. G. Dattatreya
|Music by||C. Ashwath|
|Cinematography||B. C. Gowrishankar|
|Edited by||Suresh Urs|
Mysore Mallige (Kannada: ಮೈಸೂರ ಮಲ್ಲಿಗೆ) is a 1992 Indian Kannada drama film directed and co-written by T. S. Nagabharana and produced by Srihari Khoday. The story is based on a 1942 work of the same title by the acclaimed poet K. S. Narasimhaswamy. The film was an attempt to create a story based on the poetry.
The film was well received upon release. It went on to win National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Kannada and the lyrical works by Narasimha Swamy fetched him the National Film Award for Best Lyrics. The film also received multiple Karnataka State Film Awards including Best Film, Best Actress and other technical categories.
On the occasion of 101st birth anniversary of K. S. Narasimha Swamy, a leading Kannada daily reported that this movie was the inspiration for the 1994 Hindi movie 1942: A Love Story.
- Girish Karnad
- Sundar Raj
- H. G. Dattatreya
- Shankar Rao
- Kasaragodu Chinna
- Kishori Ballal
- Sripathi Ballal
- Shimoga Venkatesh
|1.||"Hakkiya Haadige"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. Janaki|
|2.||"Katthale Thumbida"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam|
|3.||"Ondiralu Kanasali"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam & S. Janaki|
|4.||"Deepavu Ninnade"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. Janaki|
|5.||"Sirigereya Neeralli"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam|
|6.||"Ninna Premada Pariya"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam|
|7.||"Balegara Chennayya"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam|
|8.||"Aakashakke"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam|
|9.||"Rayaru Bandaru"||K. S. Narasimha Swamy||Rathnamala Prakash|
The film has won the following awards since its release.
1991 National Film Awards (India)
- Won – Silver Lotus Award – Best Lyricist – K. S. Narasimha Swamy
- Won – National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Kannada
1992 Karnataka State Film Awards (India)
- Won – Karnataka State Film Award for Best Film
- Won – Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actress – Sudharani
- Won – Karnataka State Film Award for Best Cinematographer – B. C. Gowrishankar
- Won – Karnataka State Film Award for Best Sound Recording – Aravinda Kiggal and K. S. Krishnamurthy
- Won – Karnataka State Film Award for Best Editor – Suresh Urs
1992 Filmfare Awards South (India)
- Won - Filmfare Award for Best Film - Kannada
- Won - Filmfare Award for Best Director - Kannada - T. S. Nagabharana
- Won - Filmfare Award for Best Actress - Kannada - Sudharani
- Won - Filmfare Award for Best Music Director - Kannada - C. Ashwath
- This film screened at IFFI 1992 Panorama section.
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- "Mysore Mallige". FilmiBeat. Retrieved 2016-11-04.
- "ಕನ್ನಡದ ಅನನ್ಯ 'ಪ್ರೇಮಕವಿ'". Vijaykarnatka. 2016-01-24. Retrieved 2016-11-04.