DEPARTMENT OF SCRIPT WRITING & DIRECTION
SHRI. VIPIN VIJAY
Professor & HOD
Shri. Vipin Vijay is an internationally renowned Film Maker and Teacher, with many National and International Awards. His debut feature film CHITRASUTRAM was an entry in the Rotterdam Film Festival in competition. Retrospective of Vipin Vijay’s documentary films are held in many international film festivals. He is a graduate of SRFTI.
A Charles Wallace Arts Awardee from the British Council, his films have won short Tiger Award – Rotterdam, Best Film – Signs Du Nuit, Paris, National Film Awards, India (twice), Grand Jury Award MIFF, Golden pearl HIFF, Kodak award, Kerala State Film & TV Award (thrice), Padmarajan Puraskaram, IDPA Award (thrice), Incredible India Award- IFFI, John Abraham National Awards (thrice), Hassankutty Award- IFFK 2010. Apart from widely shown in film festivals like Rotterdam, Karlovy Vary, Oberhausen, São Paulo, Nantes, Montreal, Japan, Vladivostok and art museums like Serpentine Gallery, London, Ullens Centre for Contemporary art (UGCA) Beijing, two of his works have been acquired for permanent archives at the United States Library of Congress.