Mudhalvar Mahatma is a film directed by A Balakrishnan who earlier directed Kamaraj as his debut film. Mudhalvar Mahatma is about the impact Gandhi will have on India and Tamil Nadu, if he came back and if he became the Prime Minister.
The film has been made for more than three years. It could be noted that Kamaraj was five years in the making. Mudhalvar Mahatma is about how Gandhi will handle the current political and social affairs. Music is by Ilayaraja who also tuned for Kamaraj.
When Anna Hazare came to know of the film about Gandhi, he requested Director A Balakrishnan to show him the film. A Balakrishnan acceded to his request and decided to show him the film in a personal screening to Anna Hazare. The film is also made in Hindi and has Anupam Kher playing a pivotal role.