Malathamma| 1hr : 11mins
Director: Vishnu Mathur | Producer: Sparrow
Focus Years: 2006 | Country: India
G. V. Malathamma is the daughter of Gubbi Veeranna, a legendary figure in the history of Kannada theatre. Malathamma began to act in her fatherâ€™s theatre company from the age of four. She and her husband Basavaraj, became famous for their roles as Sita and Rama in the play Lava-Kusha. Malathamma has two daughters, B. Jayashree and B. Padmashree both of whom are well-known in the contemporary theater world. Disabled and virtually blind, Malathamma is now seventy-five years old and lives with her daughter Jayashree in Bangalore, in a far away suburb. For company she has two dogs and her memories of her theater days.