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Starring: Sangitha, Prem, Kota Srinivasa Rao, M.S. Bhaskar, Chinni Jayanth
Music Director: Ilayaraja
Producer: Kousalya Rani
Release Date: 5th Sep, 08
Actor Sangeetha in title role as Dhanam directed by debutant Siva recently added from the list of cinematographer turned director. He is the possessor of story, dialogues and screenplay of this film.
Sangeetha plays a sex worker-the job description that has always been a taboo against societal norms and culture. A serious thought provoking movie that differs from ordinary entertainers.
Girish Karnad, Kota Srinivasa Rao and Ashish Vidyarthi play important roles. The cast includes Rajalakshmi, Prem, Ilavarasu, Manobala, Rajkapoor, Santhana Bharathi, Manojkumar and Sasimohan. Karunas, M.S. Bhaskar, Chinni Jayanth, Singamuthu, Crane Mohan and 'Scissor' Manohar constitute the comedy track.
Music by Ilayaraja enthralls us with unchained melody adds life to Dhanam. Cinematography by late Jeeva adds color to locations especially the dark streets of Hyderabad and its inhabitants. Art by Famous Thotta Tharani and editing by Lenin.
A movie with a social awareness concept that should win peoples heart.