Swathi Muthyam is a Telugu film directed by K. Viswanath. It was made in the year 1985. The film was very much appreciated for the powerful performances of the actors. The movie is about an autistic person who happens to challenge existing social customs and traditions for a good cause. The movie was chosen to be India's official entry to the Oscars for 1986.
The movie is remembered more often for the extraordinary performances from the male and female protagonists i.e., Kamal Haasan and Raadhika and also for the great work done by the director K. Viswanath. The music of the movie is given by the legendary music director, Ilaiyaraaja.