Kotayya Pratyagatma (born Kolli Kotayya Pratyagatma), also known as K.
P. Atma (b: 31 October 1925 - d: 8 June 2001) was an Indian film
journalist, director and producer known for his works in
1 Personal life 2 Journalist 3 Cinema 4 Awards 5 Filmography
5.1 Director 5.2 Writer 5.3 Producer
6 References 7 External links
He was born on 31 October 1925 in Gudivada, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Director K. Vasu is his son. He is also survived by his wife
Satyavati, a daughter Tejo Latha in Bangalore and a son Kalidas in the
United States. He died on 8 June 2001 in Hyderabad, India.
Before entering film industry, he worked as a journalist for magazine
Prajashakti in 1952 and as an editor for the magazine Jwala.
His debut film was
National Film Awards
1961: President's Silver Medal for Best Feature Film in Telugu - Bharya Bharthalu 1962: Certificate of Merit for the Second Best Feature Film in Telugu - Kula Gothralu 1965: Certificate of Merit for the Third Best Feature Film in Telugu - Manushulu Mamathalu
Nayakudu Vinayakudu (1980)
Kamalamma Kamatam (1979)
Kannavaari Illu (1978)
Manchi Manasu (1978)
Gadusu Ammayi (1977)
Mugguru Ammayilu (1974)
Palletoori Bava (1973)
^ The Hindu : The stamp of honour ^ K Pratyagatma Birth Anniversary Today - Business of Tollywood ^ "9th National Film Awards". International Film Festival of India. Retrieved September 8, 2011. ^ "10th National Film Awards". International Film Festival of India. Retrieved September 9, 2011. ^ "13th National Film Awards" (PDF). Directorate of Film Festivals. Retrieved September 15, 2011.
Kolli Pratyagatma on IMDb
WorldCat Identities VIAF: 122338928