Movies with serious art value, entertainers with hilarious commercial elements – he has done it all as a Film Director. That’s why when you take a look at his filmography, you can’t tag him as representing a particular group or genre. He started off his movie career as an Art Director for the movie ‘Chillu’ directed by Lenin Rajendran. A few movies and 5 years later, he made his Directorial debut with the film ‘Enikkum Enikkum Idaykku’. His 1997 movie ‘Guru’ received international attention and acclaim when it was selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars for the Best Foreign Language Film Category. Some of his other movies include ‘Butterflies’, ‘Kashmeeram’, ‘Rishi vamsham’ and ‘Beyond the Soul’. As an Art Director, he has won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Art Director for ‘Njan Gandharvan’. His movie ‘Beyond the Soul’ won him the New York International Independent Film and Video Festival awards for best director, best screenplay and also won the grand jury prize for the best feature film.