Raj Nidimoru is a US based director. He is of Indian origin and an Engineering graduate. He directs and produces movies along with his partner Krishna D.K. The duo has fabricated some of the excellent critically acclaimed pictures which includes films like ‘Flavors’, ‘Shor’, ‘
The duo’s debut venture, Flavors was critically acclaimed around the world and was a massive hit. This movie became ever popular among the Indian migrants present in different parts of the world. This film won a billion hearts and earned handfuls of honors. This movie was also part of various film festivals around the world including Cairo, Durban, Mumbai, and the Hamptons.
In 2009, the duo directed a mainstream Hindi movie, 99, which became a massive hit and was in the theaters for straight four weeks. The project gathered positive reviews from the media as well as from the audience. This film was set up in 1999 and the main spotlight in the movie was on the India-SA betting scandal during that period. A mainstream drama of two men bounded by an identical feeling of getting stuck at 99 which involves conspiracies, crashes and a whole lot of drama, along with a historical dispute taking place in the background. The Student’s Alliance in California chose Raj and DK as the “Director of the Year” and the duo was chosen at the International Film Festival in
as the “Best Emerging Director”.
The duo has remained unstoppable since their debut. Another storming movie from their bag was the 2008 short film, "Shor”, which not only won awards but was also officially selected at various film festivals around the world including Palm Springs and LA Shots. The duo directed “Shor in the City”, another widely appreciated movie; it revolves around the events happening with characters living in Mumbai. The film deals with the concept of hope, desperation and entire existence, the principal theme of the film is basically that ‘Karma is a bitch’, and it keeps coming back to you.
The duo also directed “
Go Goa Gone
”, India’s first zombie film, along with actor-producer . The plot revolves around four youngsters trapped on an island full of zombies, formed due to the consumption of a drug at an underground rave party and their efforts to flee from the island with the help of Morris (an Indian with a Russian accent played by Saif Ali Khan). In 2014, the duo had another venture, a rom-com “
”, starring Saif and Ileana D’Cruz. Their upcoming projects include ‘Far’ which is slated for a 2016 release.