(Jasmine of Mysore) (1991-92)


·        Best Regional Film - National Award.

·        Second Best Film State Award.

·        Five other 5 Atate Awards.

·        Best Lyrics – National award.

·        Film Fare Awards for Best Direction, Best film & Best Actress.

·        Official entry at International Film Festival.

·        Entry at Italy Film Festival.

·        Selected for Indian Panorama.

·        Celebrated Golden Jjubilee.

·        Based on popular poems by the most popular Kannada Poet K.S.Narasimhaswamy.

·        Characters emerge from poems.

·        Story springs from the characters in the poems.

·        Lyrically imaginative stories are woven into the film.

·        Popular poems rendered into lilting songs with tuneful music. 



·        Storyline

A traditionally wedded young couple yearn for romance in an otherwise undisturbed cozy family environment, tickled by the light hearted kith and kin of the wife for tradition-bound family reasons in the backdrop of India’s freedom movement.


Santha Sishunala Sharifa Chinnari Mutta