Dilip Virender Sood is a TV and film director. People know him for TV serial '
Khamosh Sa Afsana
' on DD Bharti which is now being re-telecast in morning at 7.30 am on Thursday only. It is a story of a girl who struggles to take care of her disabled parents and manage her professional life. The series was conceived and crafted by Dilip Virender Sood. Lyrics are by Aalok Srivastav. The title music was sung by
, and the Director of photography is Suhash Rao.
Ajay G Rai was the joint producer, and second unit director was Harpeet. Vivek Gupta and Vikas Malik were the editors. The story, screenplay, and dialogues were by Taqi Imam, Shivan Thakur, and Achintya. The associate director was Shivan Thankur. Vishal Chauhan was the second unit cameraman. Taiq Imam, Harpreet Kaur Sood was the producer. Dilip Sood made his debut as a director with a feature Hindi film in 2007. It was titled as "Chhodon Naa Yaar.'
The film stars Jimmy Shergill and Kim Sharma in the lead role, and the movie is an adaptation of the 1999 American horror film 'The Blair Witch Project.' It was a story about three final year students of Delhi Mass Com College who decided to make their diploma film about a myth which is prevalent in hills of northern India, but, when they reached there, they all found out about the real truth. If there is a horror movie, there has to be the voice of Sunidhi Chauhan. Even singer like Shaan too gave his vocal in this movie along with Daler Mehndi and Anand Raj Anand. The music track is composed by Anand Raj Anand and Ranjit Barot.
Lyrics were written by Panchi Jainovi and Anand Raj Anand. Dilip Virender Sood is known to Bollywood for making horror genre films. His scripts are okay, and so is the direction. His themes are also right as it seeks to elicit a physiological reaction, such as an elevated heartbeat, through the use of fear and shocking the audiences. But Indian horror movie lacks right cinematography and sound design. Dilip Sood while doing his second horror movie 'Bhangarh' was the producer, director, story writer and even the screenplay writer for the flick. Suhas Rao was the cinematographer, and the film stars Adeel Chaudhry, Debonita Sur, Suzanna Mukherjee, and Tom Alter.
Even for his second project, he made the story in the backdrop of six friends who happen to visit Bhangarh Fort, Rajasthan and they enter the prohibited area. Director Dilip Virender Sood feels that any horror movie watcher would know that there's one phrase that will make any scary movie twice as terrifying: "Inspired by true events." That is why two of his five were either inspired by some true connections.