|Directed by||S. V. Rajendra Singh Babu|
Rajesh Gundu Rao
|Cinematography||V. K. Murthy|
Hoovu Hannu (Kannada: ಹೂವು ಹಣ್ಣು; Flowers & Fruits) is a 1993 Kannada drama film based on the novel by Triveni of the same name. The film starred Lakshmi, Rajesh Gundurao, Vyjayanthi and Baby Shamili in the lead roles. It was directed by Rajendra Singh Babu and produced by Vaibhava Lakshmi Productions. The music and lyrics were written and composed by Hamsalekha. The film was a musical hit and won many awards including the Karnataka State Film Awards and Filmfare Awards South.
The story revolves around a woman played by Lakshmi who undergoes pain in every step she takes and is forced in prostitution racket to earn a livelihood. Her grand daughter, played by Shamili, comes to her rescue in the latter half of the film.