Given his stint with the film world and his inherent creativity,
Chitti Babu had wielded the Baton as a music director for movies a few times.
them were a couple of Award Winning movies:
- a Tamil film based on a story by Rajaji (C. Rajagopalachari) - Directed by Singeetham Srinivasa Rao which also
featured the then upcoming Vani Jayaram in a popular song "Aagaayam Mazhai Pozhindhaal"
"Unnai Pol Oruvan" -- by the famous novelist D. Jayakanthan
"Sri Raghavendra Vaibhava" - a mythological film on the story of the
ancient Madhva Saint Sri Raghavendra - filmed both in Telugu and Kannada in 1979, that had also received critical acclaim.
However, despite offers from several quarters to be a composer/music director for movies, he chose
to pursue his concert career which was his primay goal and passion and he always enjoyed a packed calendar, as a performing