Legendary filmmaker K Viswanath breathed his last on the 2nd of February, and the Indian cinema is mourning his demise. Sankarabharanam is one film that comes to everyone’s mind when we think of K Viswanath, and strangely, there is a connection between the film in his death.
K Viswanath, the legendary director, passed away on the same day the film was released, February 2nd. Life is full of surprises, and it is indeed a surprise and privilege for an artist to pass away on a day that is so significant to their career. K Viswanath’s contributions to Telugu cinema will always be remembered, and his film “Sankarabharanam” will always hold a special place in the history of Telugu cinema.
The film “Sankarabharanam,” directed by K Viswanath, remains a classic in the history of Telugu cinema. Despite being released 43 years ago, it still holds a special place in the hearts of Telugu people. The film stars Somayazulu in the lead role and was well-received by the audience, who typically favored commercial movies featuring star heroes like NTR, ANR, Krishna, and Chiranjeevi. “Sankarabharanam” was a unique film as it was based on music and was a departure from the usual commercial offerings.
Sankarabharanam and the contributions of Viswanath will be alive forever.