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  • Sundarrao Nadkarni

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     1'''Sundarrao Nadkarni''' 
     2 
     3 
     4Tamil director; also worked in Telugu and 
     5Kannada. Drawn to cinema apparently by 
     6watching Eddie Polo silents in his native 
     7Shimoga, Karnataka. Started as actor with 
     8Sarpotdar at Deccan Pics, United Pics and 
     9Aryan. Début as director was left unfinished 
     10when United Pics was sold; the film was 
     11completed by Dhirubhai Desai. Became the 
     12top director of Surya Film (1930), set up in 
     13Bangalore to replicate the Sharda Studio’s 
     14Master Vithal stunt films with Ganpat Bakre 
     15and Zunzharrao Pawar. Turned to Tamil 
     16cinema with sound, mostly making 
     17mythologicals. Briefly worked as cameraman 
     18for Fazalbhoy’s Film City (1934); then went to 
     19the Sundaram Sound Studio where he made his 
     20first Tamil films (Raja Bhakti, Bhasmasur 
     21Mohini, Bhukailasa). Later worked at Jupiter 
     22Studio (Valmiki, Krishna Vijayam). Started his 
     23own Shri Ganesh Prasad Movies (1955) with 
     24Koteshwaran starring Sivaji Ganesan. Best 
     25known for his Telugu and Tamil film of R. 
     26Nagendra Rao’s hit play Bhukailasa. His last 
     27films were in Kannada. 
     28 
     29 
     30'''FILMOGRAPHY''' (* act only): 1924: Poona 
     31Raided*; 1925: Chandrarao More*; 
     32Chhatrapati Sambhaji*; 1928: Maya Na Rang; 
     331929: Julia Dalia*; Mard Ki Zabaan*; 
     34Kodandhari Ram*; Raktacha Sood*; 1930: 
     35Dhoomketu; Randhir; Kalika No Kop; 1931: 
     36Baaz Bahadur; Ishq No Anjam; Zindagi Nu 
     37Jugar; Qurbani; Taj Ke Talwar; Teer-e-Qatil; 
     38Aseer-e-Hirs (all St); 1934: Sakkubai; 1936: 
     39Raja Bhakti; 1937: Bhasmasur Mohini; 1938: 
     40Bhukailasa; 1939: Sant Sakkubai; 1940: 
     41Bhukailasa; 1942: En Manaivi; 1944: 
     42Haridas; 1946: Valmiki; 1949: Krishna 
     43Vijayam; 1951: Sudarshan; 1952: Krishna 
     44Kanhaiya; 1953: Azhagi; 1955: Koteshwaran; 
     451957: Mahadevi; 1963: Sant Tukaram; 1968: 
     46Gauri Ganda. 
     47 
     48[[Director]]