Inventor of what became known in India while middle movie theater and movie director of award-winning movies Ankur and Nashant. He produced his 1st film at age group 12 on the camera directed at him by his dad. He received the Country wide Film Honor for Greatest Feature Film in Hindi over six times. His child Pia was a outfit developer. He and movie director Adoor Gopalakrishnan had been both given the best award in Indian movie theater for lifetime accomplishment, the Dadasaheb Phalke Honor.