Breaking new ground and delivering excellence in film studies in the heart of South India.

P K Manvi
The Dean

P K Manvi

The Dean

Mr. Manvi graduated from FTII in Film Direction and Screenplay writing. He also has a Masters in Economics. He received the Fulbright Fellowship for a year which took him to…

Ravi Shanker
Sound Engineering, Digital Film Postproduction

Ravi Shanker

Sound Engineering, Digital Film Postproduction

Ravi Shanker graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India in Sound Recording and Sound Engineering. With a background in electronic engineering and passion for sound, he has extensive…

Jatla
Film Directing

Jatla

Film Directing

Mr. Jatla is a senior faculty member at RAFT. Having graduated from the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, in Film Direction, Mr. Jatla embarked upon a journey…

C G Sriguha

C G Sriguha

C G Sriguha is a highly experienced film editor and editing teacher. Films edited by him including features, documentaries, and shorts, have been screened at major film festivals around the…

Sandipp
Cinematography

Sandipp

Cinematography

Sandipp graduated from the Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI), Calcutta, in Cinematography. He cherishes the fortuitous association he has had with the legendary cinematographer Subroto Mitra at SRFTI.…

Santosh Pandey
Directing and Television Production

Santosh Pandey

Directing and Television Production

Santosh has a masters in literature and masters in communication. In a professional career spanning over 15 years,Santosh has written, directed  and produced quality screen content in diverse  genres. His…

Kiran Ganti
Editing for Film and Television

Kiran Ganti

Editing for Film and Television

Kiran teaches Editing at RAFT. He believes that editing creates magic. It is at the editing table that an editor re-writes the film, he says. As a graduate of FTII…

K Shyam Kumar
Administrative In-Charge

K Shyam Kumar

Administrative In-Charge

K Shyam Kumar has over 11+ years of experience in the television industry where he served in various capacities. He was actively involved in news and programming besides administration and operational…

Saibal Ray
Sound Faculty

Saibal Ray

Sound Faculty

Specialization in Sound, SRFTI, Kolkata, I&B Ministry, Govt. of India, Fellow member of AFA (Asian Film Academy), Busan, South Korea, Dolby scholarship holder, SRFTI merit scholarship holder, worked as an…

C. Sriram
Screenwriting

C. Sriram

Screenwriting

Sriram has a Masters in Communication from the University of Hyderabad. He is a published novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter. Sriram believes that the study of story structure and…