Ranjeet Kamala Shankar is a Malayalam writer and director. His work field includes script writing, story writing, screenplay, and dialogue writing. Ranjeet is known for his passion for movie making and is appreciated for bringing out socially relevant issues through his films. He has been a keen observer and it is reflected quite easily in his documentaries. His work displays a deep understanding and utmost dedication. Ranjeet has contributed to quite a many films in.
His notable contribution was in the recent movie was ‘
.’ He was the writer for the movie. The movie released in 2015 and Asif Ali,
and Indrajith were the main leads. It was a heist-thriller. This movie was a contribution of the successful director duo Ranjeet and Salil Menon. Ranjeet’s projects usually involve short films. As a writer and director, he has also worked for short films. The first short film was ‘Varthamaanam’ in 2009. The screenplay, cinematography, and editing were done by Ranjeethimself. Another short film was ‘A Celebration of Malayalam Cinema’ in 2012. The next was ‘
,’ a short thriller film in 2012 which was both written and directed by him. With Kohinoor (2015), he made a full-fledged directorial debut.
He was also the writer for the same. It was comedy and thriller film. He also worked as an assistant director for the award winning movie ‘
.’ The movie was directed by
in 2009. It was praised for its new concept and was honored with 10 awards. It was later remade in Tamil. He has also assisted director Mammootty in the making of the movie ‘
.’ This movie won the Filmfare Award for its excellence. It also received two Kerela State Awards, three Asianet Film Awards, and one National film Award. It was regarded as the best film on family welfare. Ranjeet along with director Salil will be directing a family based film in the coming year. It is titled ‘Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam.’ The genre of the film will be a comedy.
He is also working with director Mammootty and
. Ranjeet and Salil are known as the writer duo. Both of them have prior experience of working on stage which helped them understand the script well. Ranjeet is continuously involved with projects and films. Thus in the coming years, we are sure to witness some of his new ventures. There is no doubt that this immensely talented director will again win the appreciation of audience with his films.