Naveen Gandhi is an Indian Director. He works in the Telugu Film Industry. He was raised in Anantapur which is a small district in the Indian state Andhra Pradesh. He has a Master’s degree in Arts (MA). Before venturing into Cinema, he used to work as a freelance reporter. Later, he decided to follow his passion and started working as an Assistant Director. He has worked with Directors Tajamouli, Raghavendra Rao, and
who is a producer-turned-director was good friends with Naveen and gave him an opportunity to make his directorial debut. He made his directorial debut in 2014 with Galipatam. Even as a newcomer, Naveen Gandhi was extremely confident about his movie as he had complete faith in the script and its execution by the talented actors of the film.
Galipatnam was produced by the trio Sampath Nandi, Vijayakumar Vattikuti, and
. Naveen Gandhi had ensemble a cast that included talented performers like Aadi,
. It is a romantic Telugu flick. The name of the film translates to the English word Kite. The plot of the movie revolves around a young, happily married working couple. The drama moves forward as their past lives are unfolded and revealed. The mystery whether they will separate and reunite with their old lovers, or rekindle their magic is held until the end of the film. Most of the movie has a backdrop of Hyderabad, however, some of it was shot in Andhra Pradesh.
It was released on 8th of August in the year 2014. The songs of the big screen venture were catchy and were popular amongst the audiences. The performance of the actors was appreciated by critics as well as the viewers. However, Naveen’s skills as a Director disappointed some as he concentrated on making the film look youthful and ends up delivering an exhaustingly long film. Due to the censor board’s ‘A’ certificate, the outreach of the flick was limited. Nevertheless, the movie managed to collect a decent amount of earnings from the box office. After the debut, Naveen has not directed any movie. Neither has he disclosed any of his future projects.