Paditha Penn

Paditha Penn (transl. Educated Woman) is a 1956 Indian Tamil-language film[2] directed by M. Thiruvenkadam. The film stars N. N. Kannappa and Rajasulochana.[3]

Paditha Penn
Directed byM. Thiruvenkadam
Screenplay byA. S. Muthu
StarringN. N. Kannappa
M. N. Nambiar
Rajasulochana
Tambaram Lalitha
Music byArun
Raghavan
Production
companies
Shyamala, Nalini Pictures
Release date
  • 20 April 1956 (1956-04-20) (India)
[1]
Running time
153 minutes (13811 ft.)
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

CastEdit

List adapted from the database of Film News Anandan[1] and from Thiraikalanjiyam.[3]

ProductionEdit

The film was directed by M. Thiruvenkadam. Screenplay and dialogues were written by A. S. Muthu.

This is the first film Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram wrote lyrics for.[3]

SoundtrackEdit

Music was composed by Arun and Raghavan while the lyrics were penned by Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram, Thanjai N. Ramaiah Dass, Kavi. Lakshmanadas and Aroordas. Playback singers are Thiruchi Loganathan, A. M. Rajah, S. C. Krishnan, Jikki, N. L. Ganasaraswathi and K. Rani.[3]

No. Song Singer/s Lyricist Duration (m:ss)
1 "Kadhiraadum Kazhaniyil Sadhiraadum Pennmani" A. M. Rajah & Jikki Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram
2 "Kaappi Onnu Yettanaa"
3 "Vaadaadha Solai Malar Pootha Verlai" Thiruchi Loganathan & K. Rani
4 "Gunamum Kula Dharma Gnaanamum" Kavi Lakshmanadas
5 "Irul Soozhndha Ulaginile" N. L. Ganasaraswathi
6 "Vaazhvinile Kaanaene Inbam" Aroordas
7 "Kannaana Selvame Ponnaana" S. C. Krishnan Thanjai N. Ramaiah Dass

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Film News Anandan (23 October 2004). Sadhanaigal Padaitha Thamizh Thiraipada Varalaru [History of Landmark Tamil Films] (in Tamil). Chennai: Sivakami Publishers. Archived from the original on 1 July 2017.
  2. ^ Ashish Rajadhyaksha & Paul Willemen. Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema. Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 1998. p. 625.{{cite book}}: CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  3. ^ a b c d G. Neelamegam. Thiraikalanjiyam — Part 1 (in Tamil). Manivasagar Publishers, Chennai 108 (Ph:044 25361039). First edition December 2014.