With a Diploma from FTII and a career spanning more than three decades, Prof. Shanker was instrumental behind conceiving, designing and commissioning Symphony, a world-class state-of- the-art futuristic networked audio facility within the Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad. Prof. Shanker could be considered to be a stalwart in the fields of sound recording, sound engineering and electronic engineering. He has extensively worked in a number of film,television, media and entertainment projects.
A career academician in the field of post-production and editing, Sriguha CG is a name to reckon with in the world of filmmaking. Films edited by him have been highly acclaimed and have won numerous awards. Some of his best known works include such masterpieces as ‘Hero’ (2005), ‘The Holy Bastard’ (2003), ‘Yellamma’ (2001), ‘Surabhi… (The stage)’ (1999) and ‘A Brief journey’ (1996).
Mr. Chanvell did his M. A. in English literature from Osmania University and then studied screenwriting in FTII. He attended the famous Robert McKee’s screenwriting seminar and Steve Bookbinder’s workshop on screenwriting. He is currently heading the story department of Ushakiron Films, owned by the Ramoji Group. He also works as a script consultant for Telugu and Hindi films and also writes his own scripts.