Akkineni Nagarjuna's Geethanjali has completed 25 years with yesterday. The movie was release on May 10, 1989 and created wonders at box office. It is the only movie of director Maniratnam in Telugu.
It is one of those movies, Tollywood will remember forever and the classic love angle in Geethanjali still inspires the young directors of present generation. The epic kissing scene was also a sensation then.
Music was scored by maestro Ilaiyaraaja which topped the chartbuster. 'Jallanta Kavvinta' song was huge huge hit and rest of the songs like 'Aamani Padave' and 'Oh Priya Priya' have also impressed the music lovers.
Cinematography by PC Sreeram is epic and visuals of the rain song are outstanding.
The movie has been crafted to perfect in each and every department. In the year 1990, government of India honored the movie with National Award for providing wholesome entertainment and director Maniratnma received Filmfare award. Andhra Pradesh government awarded seven Nandi awards.