Benkiya Bale is a 1983 Indian Kannada language film directed by Dorai - Bhagwan duo. It is based on the novel of the same name by T. R. Subba Rao. The film starred Ananth Nag, Lakshmi, K. S. Ashwath and Thoogudeepa Srinivas in lead roles.The film had musical score by Rajan-Nagendra.