Mirzya

Mirzya, directed by Rakesh Omprakash Mehra and written by Gulzar, was my second feature film as an assistant to Production Designer Sumit Basu, of Acropolis. We had done extensive research and prep for this film to make it a piece of art and not just a film. The visual treat that Mirzya is wouldn’t be […]

Saat Uchakke

This was a first feature film attempt. Assisting a senior, Vikram Singh from film school, I and Amit were the set dressers. Apart from being the on-set dressers we were heavily involved in the designing and sourcing for the production design from the beginning since we were a small team. Shot majorly in the raw […]

Laila

Laila is a playback film of the song by the same name from the yesteryear’s hindi film Qurbani (1980). Directed by Heer Ganjwala and shot by Arun Pandey, the art direction was done by Vipin Kamboj. Keeping the rawness required for the look and feel of the visual concept in this film, the costumes were […]

Window Display

Window displays had been part of a specialisation in art school. A friend’s own store gave Vipin Kamboj and me an opportunity to design for it. Stores: Eliperi and Tirumala are located in the suburbs of Mumbai. They deal with readymade garments and fabrics respectively. Eliperi: Design approach is to bring out a festive and […]

Aamod

                  Furniture and interior designer Janhavi Kandarkar launched her own furniture company called Aamod.  Aamod meaning pleasure in Sanskrit, defines the furniture line perfectly for its combination of classic decorative carved wood and contemporary clean lines to make statement pleasurable pieces of wooden furniture and other interior […]

Dwand

This short film was my final project of Production Design in film school. Written and directed by Abhilash Vijayan, this 10 minute film was shot by Sahil Bhardwaj, edited by Navneet Shukla and sound was recorded and designed by Roopak Kalyani (all students of film school). Story: An adaptation of a South American story by […]