Every director put a lot of effort into the film. But some director doesn't get the proper recognition for their work. Here is the list of Top 10 Underrated directors in Tollywood.
1. Mohana Krishna Indraganti
Indian filmmaker Mohana Krishna Indraganti is well known for his Telugu-language films. Though the screenplay for his debut feature picture, Grahanam, was initially created in 1997, his rudimentary screenwriting abilities weren't helpful at the time.
Indian filmmaker Chandra Sekhar Yeleti, born in March 1973, is well known for his Telugu films. With the low-budget movie "Aithe," Chandra Sekhar Yeleti made his directorial debut after serving as an assistant.
Telugu film director, screenwriter, and producer Sekhar Kammula was born in India in February 1972. With the indie movie Dollar Dreams, Kammula makes his directorial debut (2000).
In the Telugu cinema business, Ravi Babu represents India as an actor, director, writer, and producer. He has appeared in over 75 films and wrote and directed 15 of them. Babu made a name for himself as a filmmaker in 2002. Allari, his debut Tollywood movie, was made on a tight budget in just 45 days.
An Indian screenwriter and film director Neelakanta, he primarily directs Telugu movies. Neelakanta's desire to produce films that masterfully portrayed the psychological analysis of individuals came to fruition with Show and Missamma.
Telugu cinema employs Deva Katta, an Indian American director, and screenwriter. After that, he did his successful writing and directing debut with the romantic comedy movie Vennela, which starred Indian students studying in America. He is the director of cult Telugu films Republic, Prasthanam,
, and Vennela.
7. Venkatesh Maha
A film director, screenwriter, and actor from India, Venkatesh Maha work in the Telugu film industry. With the 2018 movie C/o Kancharapalem, he made his directorial debut. The movie was filmed in the same-named suburb.
8. Hanumanth Rao Raghavapudi
Indian film director and screenwriter Hanumanth Rao Raghavapudi is known for his work on Telugu-language productions. With Andala Rakshasi, he made his directing debut. He direct movies like Padi Padi Leche Manasu, LIE, and Krishna Gadi Veera Prema Gaadha.
An Indo-American filmmaker, screenwriter, and producer, Praveen Sattaru is most recognized for his contributions to Telugu cinema. His first film as a filmmaker was LBW Life Before Wedding, which came out in 2011.
Srinivas Avasarala, an Indian film director, actor, screenwriter, and television host, was born on 19 March 1984. He is known for his contributions to Telugu cinema.
, a Telugu love comedy, served as his directorial debut (2014).