Tamal Kanti Paul Academic Associate Department of Humanities & Social Sciences

Mr. Tamal Kanti Paul is an Academic Associate in the department of Creative Sciences - Media Cinematography at Mahindra University École Centrale School of Engineering. Mr. Paul did his Diploma in Cinematography from L.V. Prasad Film and TV Academy, Chennai in 2011. Prior to joining MU, he worked as an Associate Professor at Ramanaidu Film & TV Academy, Hyderabad.

  • Education
    • B.A Graduate from Calcutta University, Kolkata, West Bengal.

    Technical Education:

    • Diploma in Cinematography from L.V. Prasad Film and TV Academy, Chennai, 2011, SILVER MEDALIST.
      • Diploma Film 'NIRGUN' nominated in International Film Festival, POTSDAM SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, Germany and DAKINO FILM FESTIVAL, Romania
      • Won BEST SCRIPT in DAKINO FILM FESTIVAL, Romania
  • Experience

    Academics:

    • Associate Professor at Ramanaidu Film & TV Academy, Hyderabad (2014-15).
    • Regular Workshop at Flash Visual Academy, Bangalore.
    • Advance Cinematography Workshop on RED CINEMA CAMERA, Bangalore, 2015, 2016.
    • Fundamental Video Camera workshop at Accord Equip Rental House, Mumbai.
    • Video Camera Workshop at Mahindra École Centrale.

    Practical Experience:

    As an ASSOCIATE and OPERATIVE CAMERAMAN is at least 14 FEATURE FILMS in various languages, in different states across India, as well as in Television.

    Feature Films as an ASSOCIATE and OPERATIVE CINEMATOGRAPHER

    • YUDHAM SAI (TAMIL)
    • VISWAROOPAM (TAMIL, HINDI)
    • ASHBA AREK DIN (BENGALI)
    • PREMA OKA MAIKUM (TELEGU)
    • 8:20 (MALAYALAM)
    • BICYCLE THIEVES (MALAYALAM)
    • CARRY ON JATTA (PUNJABI)
    • ANTHEMAILANEY (TELEGU)
    • SHIVAPU (TAMIL)
    • NAAN SIGAPU MANIDAN (TAMIL)
    • BHK BHALLA@HALLA.COM (HINDI)
    • BHEERKIT (MARATHI)
    • FIREBRAND (MARATHI)
    • ISHAQWALE (HINDI)

    Independent Projects and Others:

    • CRICKET FAN GEAR for ICC
    • PSM short films for MUMBAI RAILWAY POLICE
    • PSM Short films for BIHAR GOVERNMENT
    • In house camera at SNOWBALL PRODUCTIONS, MUMBAI
    • Corporate videos for NIKE, BANGALORE
    • Corporate videos for JAWAPROD.COM, FRANCE
    • Corporate documentary on TRIBAL EDUCATION in MAHARASHTRA for PRAYOG PRODUCTIONS, MUMBAI
    • Associate executive producer at Spandan Films, KOLKATA, 2003-2006
    • Associate Executive Producer at Ajantrik Theatre Group, KOLKATA, 2001- 2006
    • Done innumerable interviews, Audio Visual and National and International conference coverage

    Operative Cameraman in Television:

    • LALAN (season: 1,2) 2015, 2017, aired in ZeeQ.
    • ENGINEER THIS (Season : 1,2), 2016, 2017, aired in ZeeQ.
    • HELLO SUMMER for Zee Rajasthan 2018.
    • AIB (1 episodes) (Abish Mathew as a comedian)
    • AIB live events.