Raktham is a Telugu action,crime drama film written and directed by Rajesh Touchriver starring Venu Benerjee, John Kottoly, Madhu Shalini in the lead roles.The movie is reportedly based on Naxalism in India and tuted to be inspired by Nobel Prize-winning French philosopher, Albert Camus’s 1949 play, Les Justes. The film centers on a group of revolutionaries who plan to assassinate a central minister and the issues they face during their process of executing him. The question that has plagued us generation after generation 'Is violence and killing for 'social revolution' justified? How is killing for revolution different from murder? This fiery turbulence that engulfs Anand when he is on a morally tasking mission is the core of the film 'Raktham',which delves deep into the ideological and moral dilemma of murder and revolution portrayed by Anand, the main protagonist who is torn between his poetic heart and revolutionary mind when confronted with the passion to execute his task for a larger purpose.The film has won three awards at The Indie Gathering International Film Festival held in the USA out of the five nominated categories.