Celebrated cinematographer, director, ad film-maker, singer, orator and teacher, Rajiv Menon is a man of many accomplishments. Known for his exquisite and technically brilliant camerawork, Rajiv has worked with top directors such as Mani Ratnam, Girish Karnad, Shyam Benegal, among others, in his long career. In 2000, Rajiv directed the blockbuster Kandukondain which swept the Filmfare Awards that year. Rajiv’s company, the eponymous Rajiv Menon Productions (RMP) shot to national recognition with an Asian Paints Pongal festival commercial directed by him with music composed by AR Rahman. RMP has since produced over 300 commercials for top brands. Rajiv has also founded the Mindscreen Film Institute that nurtures talent by providing comprehensive training across all facets of cinematography, screen-writing and film-making.
Session Detail :
Neta > Abhineta Is political cinema possible in India anymore?
Rajiv Menon, Anurag Kashyap, Meghna Gulzar, Neeraj GhaywanModerated by Shubhra Gupta
- Saturday, August 4
- 5.30 – 6.30
- Stein Auditorium