The top Bollywood directors are
, Ayan Mukherjee,
, and Ayan Mukherjee, to name a few. One of these individuals almost always serves as the director of a watchable film. But now and again, a great movie made by a lesser-known director shows up and stops us from giving up on the movie industry. Although these filmmakers continue to do their jobs and occasionally make fantastic movies for us to watch, the audience is ultimately at fault in this situation. The top 10 underrated Bollywood directors are listed as follows.
You know your foundation will be vital if you've worked on movies like Rock On, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, and Don 2. Shakun Batra's first film, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, failed. Still, with Kapoor & Sons, in which he masterfully portrayed the conventional Indian family drama, he became a household figure in Bollywood.
Still missing are a superstar, item numbers, and lavish surroundings. Vikramaditya's Udaan successfully finished its udaan. The movie received favourable reviews and connected with young people. Lootera, his most recent film, was poorly received yet held spectators' attention. To put it mildly, his most recent film, "
," a survival drama released earlier this year, is fascinating. His dedication to the arts is unaffected by the fact that none of his films has received the positive critical and financial response you might anticipate.
The urban nature of Homi Adajania's filmmaking is evident in
and Being Cyrus. He started with the poorly understood movie Being Cyrus. It was disregarded, but he generated much interest with his subsequent film, Cocktail. He was able to win over the crowd's hearts ultimately. His second movie, Finding Fanny, scored poorly at the box office but had a modest fan following.
, Ishqiya, and
are just a few examples of how basic Abhishek likes to make his movies. He is renowned for producing incredibly realistic films. His movies offer an alternative to the predictable style of filmmaking. Ishqiya, Dedh Ishqiya, and Udta Punjab are three films by Abhishek Chaubey that have delighted viewers. First, he assisted Vishal Bharadwaj on the sets of movies like Makdee, Maqbool, and Omkara.
His performances in the movies Ab Tak Chhappan, Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year, Chak De! India is what made him most famous. He started as an editor for the movie Bhoot but soon moved on to directing. His first film, Ab Tak Chhappan, was a box office success, but he outperformed it with Chak De! India, a blockbuster that premiered with both critical and economic hits. His previous movie, Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year, earned similar favourable reviews.
He started with the
Ek Hasina Thi
before moving on to Johnny Gaddar and Badlapur, both of which received positive reviews and were commercial successes. He made a brilliant, startling debut with the taut thriller "Ek Hasina Thi" (2005), one of the best thrillers released in recent years.
, a television drama, was Mehta's first production before moving to the big screen. Jayate, Shahid, Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar, and
were all directed by him. Thanks to Shahid, he got the 2013 National Film Award for Best Direction. He got famous after his memorable cinematic debut, "Dil Pe Mat Le Yaar!" (2000).
He is widely acknowledged for his work on Gangs of Wasseypur and the lauded film Masaan. He won universal acclaim for his film Masaan at the Cannes Film Festival. Neeraj gained knowledge from the best since he assisted the director on Gangs of Wasseypur. His films stand out because of his simple, sensitive direction style.
Nitesh Tiwari, well-known for his work on
and Bhootnath Returns, subtly conveys a social message. Chillar Party, which won the Golden Lotus Award for Best Children's Film, was co-directed by him. Later, Nitesh Tiwari appeared in the Big B movie
. He has the remarkable ability to make a social point most funnily conceivable.
This filmmaker is outstanding, as seen by his bond with the audience in the first frame. Band Baaja Baaraat's fault was that the number of wedding planners nationwide increased quickly. A Filmfare Award for Best Debut Director went to Maneesh Sharma. We can't entirely write him off because
Shuddh Desi Romance
was more successful than Fan, yet Fan did not do as well as in his most recent film.