Only two Indian films have been shot in the hilly regions of Gangothri which includes Ram Teri Ganga Maili by Raj Kapoor and Telugu film Gangothri. Kananda movie Ganga Kaveri becomes the third film to be shot in this region. The Ganga Kaveri team has just returned from the hilly region of Himalayas after successfully completing eleven days of shooting, including a fight and a dance sequence.
Director Vishnukanth introduces his son Akshay as the hero through this film. Mahi plays the female lead. Venkatappa produces the movie which also casts Sharan, Tara, Ganesh Kasargod and B.Ganapathi. Venu cranks the camera and Kalyan helms the music. Ganesh Kasargod praised the work of both Venu and Kalyan during the shoot.