24/12/2014 8:45 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:24 AM IST

7 Must-Watch K Balachander Movies On Youtube

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NEW DELHI, INDIA - SEPTEMBER 09: Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner K Balachander with actor Arbaz Khan during the 58th National Film Awards Function in New Delhi on Friday. (Photo by Shekhar Yadav/India Today Group/Getty Images)

The man behind the stardom of several South Indian actors, K Balachandran, died yesterday due to a cardiac arrest, leaving behind several tearful faces and a potent legacy in the history of Indian cinema.

The octogenarian who had invested almost half a century in the film industry, holds almost a 100 feature films (as a director/ screenwriter) to his name. Not only did he have a reputation for creating individualistic plots that addressed dynamic subject matters, his work also focused heavily on women-centric themes.

Here are seven of his most loved films available on Youtube.