1972 film by B. V. Karanth, Girish Karnad
Vamsha Vriksha (The genealogy tree), is a 1972 Indian Kannada-language film directed by B. V. Karanth and Girish Karnad, based on S. L. Bhyrappa's novel of the same name. The film won the National Film Award for Best Direction. It also won three Filmfare Awards in 1972.
This film marked the film debut of actor Vishnuvardhan and actress Uma Shivakumar.
The film was later remade into Telugu in 1980 as Vamsa Vruksham starring Anil Kapoor in his debut in a lead role.
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