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Anugraham (1978)

Cast: Anant Nag (Parasuram), Vanisri (Anasuya), Rao Gopala Rao (Bhairava Murthy), Smita Patil (Parvati), Vasu (Venu), Satyadev Dubey (Ramanayya), AR Krishna, Sulabh Deshpande (Kanthamma)
Story: CT Khanolkar
Screenplay: Girish Karnad, Govind Nihlani, Arudra
Dialogues and Lyrics: Arudra
Playback: P. Susheela, SP Balasubrahmanyam
Music: Vanraj Bhatia
Cinematography: Govind Nihlani
Editing: Bhanudas Diwakar
Art: Neera Benegal, Smitha Patel
Publicity Designs: Gangadhar
Co-producers: U. Varada Reddy, V. Mallikarjuna Reddy
Producer: K. Venkata Rami Reddy
Director: Shyam Benegal
Banner: Raviraj International
Release Date: 16 June
Trivia: This was based on CT Khanolkar's Marathi novel 'Kondura'.
This was simultaneously shot in Telugu and Hindi. The cast in both films was similar except Rao Gopala Rao. In Hindi, the role Bhairava Murthy played by Amrish Puri.
This is the only Telugu film of Shyam Benegal as a director.

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