Akkineni Nagarjuna’s Geethanjali is one of the classic film ever made in Telugu Cinema. The film completed 25 years of its release. The film was an off beat film 25 years back but Nagarjuna approved the film despite several people warning against it. ” 25 yrs ago I went against all norms of Telugu film making and decided to do Gitanjali/one of the best decisions I took in my life:).Thank you Maniratnam for making it and thank you my friends for making it a classic. “, Nagarjuna posted in his Twitter account.
‘Geethanjali’ is the first Telugu film of Ace film maker, Maniratnam. The movie was a sensation then and Nagarjuna along with actress Girija had received accolades from the audiences and critics for their excellent performances. The film even received a national award and many state awards. We appreciate Nagarjuna for the experiment which yielded us a a classic!