It is 39 years of Nizhalgal. Let’s look at 7 facts about this classic film.
1. Vairamuthu made his debut as a lyricist with this film.
2. It was screened in the Indian Panorama of the International Film festival of India in 1981.
3. Actor Director Manivannan made his debut with this film. He scripted the story and co-wrote the film with Bharatiraja.
4. Actor Ravi made his debut with this film and thus his name became Nizhalgal Ravi.
5. The film won 2 state awards – Best Music Director for Illayaraja and Best Male Playback Singer for S.P Balasubramaniyam.
6. The remix of Madai Thiranthu was featured in Yogi B’s Vallavan album.
7. It was failure and forced Bharatiraja to direct commercial films.
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