Documentary
BV KARANTH: BABA
93 minutes / Kannada / EST / Documentary / India / 2012
Production Details
Producer : Films Division
Screenplay / Director / Editor / Executive Producer : Ramchandra PN
Camera : Sameer Mahajan
Sound : Santosh Kumar
Associate Director: Suresh Gujar
Production: Sushma PN, Ahalya Ballal.

Based on BV Karanth's Autobiography 'Illiralaare Allige Hogalaare' - complied by Vaidehi

Synopsis

From a tiny village of Babukodi in Mangalore in South India to the annals

of professional theater in Mysore under the then famous Gubbi Theater to

the musical tutelage in the Hindi speaking belt of Banaras in North India

and then to the national arena in New Delhi at the National School of

Drama; and then hopping on to the cultural bandwagon of Bharat

Bhavan in Bhopal and returning back to roots as the head of Rangayana

Theater in Mysore, BV Karanth shaped the history of Indian Modern

theater – a peep into his mind and the journey though his own words in

an autobiography complied by an eminent Kannada writer Vaidehi.

Production Notes
This film has been made thanks to the efforts of a numerous students and admirers of BV Karanth who have been spread all over India. This film has been made with the active cooperation of The Babukodi Venkataramana Karnath Ranga Prathistana, a trust started by BV Karanth himself when he was alive. 
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