Mr. Gnanasekaran completed his post graduation in cinematography from the Film and Television Institute of Tamil Nadu. His very first film, Aval Appadithaan, won him a State Award. He has trained well-known cinematographers like Alphonse Roy and Rajiv Menon. Gnanasekaran is one of the most respected names in the field of cinematography.
Having worked as the Engineer-in-charge of the Technical Photography Facility at the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Mr. Gnanasekaran has become the Dean of Mindscreen Film Institute. Mr Gnanasekaran is well educated in the challenging field of cinematography and various technical aspects related to it. He has contributed to six feature films, many documentaries and participated in the Asian Games as an official cameraperson for the films division of India.
A. Suresh Kumar ' Cinematographer
Mr. Kumar graduated in cinematography from Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune. He has experience in handling camera for several Tamil feature films including:
- En Tamizh En Makkal
- Poovizhi Raja
- Kadamai Kanniyam Kattuppadu
As he one of the best students in his class, I & B Ministry had sent him to participate in the Karlovy Vary Students Film Meet in Czechoslovakia. As a cinematographer, he has contributed to a number of corporate films, ad-films, documentaries and promotional films. His notable documentaries include true stories of AIDS in Chennai and tribal people in Orissa.
Louis Cadier is prominent English writer and director. The Greek Festival of Drama in 2001 was opened with Louis's directorial debut. Having completed his thesis on Ancient Greek drama at Kings College, his interest in arts headed him to become a director. Mr. Cadier finished an Advanced Diploma in Video Editing at the University of the Arts. He started his career as a technical person, but later on joined as a writer and subsequently as director. Mr. Cadier joined Beneath TV, which was a viral marketing company. He has constantly written and published his poetry and prose including:
- International Video Dance Festival (Buenos Aires)
- Live performance in the Notting Hill Carnival in London
- The Freedom Day Festival (Cape Town)
Mr. Cadier has contributed to well known radio play 'The Spiral's Stair' that was broadcast on Resonance FM in London. The play has received many critic acclamations for original use of language in verse and unique voice. Mr. Cadier has completed his Masters Degree in the vocation of screen craft. He graduated from the well know institute, Goldsmith's University in Screenwriting in 2006.
He has been successfully writing for two years for various drama, advertising, short films titles, documentary, etc. His creations have been shown on English Networks both American and South American. Lately, his work was telecast at the St. Lucia Jazz Festival. His passion for World Cinema has led him move to Chennai, in order to become a successful screenplay writer. Currently, he has joined Mindscreen Film Institute as faculty.