Producer: Childrens Film Society, Childrens Film Society Of India, India
Director: Shyam Benegal
Writer: Shama Zaidi, Shyam Benegal, Vijaydan Detha
Storyline: Charandas chor (charandas the thief) is 1975 children's film made by noted director shyam benegal, based on the famous play by habib tanvir, which itself was an adaptation of a classical rajasthani folktale by vijaydan detha. lyrics of the film were also by habib tanvir.the film starred, smita patil, lalu ram, madanlal and habib tanvir.