Ram Gopal Varma

  • Ram Gopal Varma

    Ram Gopal Varma is an Indian film director, screenwriter and producer, known for his works in Telugu cinema, Bollywood, and television.Influenced by Russian-American playwright Ayn Rand, and European authors Friedrich Nietzsche, James Hadley Chase and Frederick Forsyth, Varma directed films across multiple genres, including parallel cinema and docudrama noted for their gritty realism, technical finesse, and craft.

    Starting his career as a civil engineer, he made an entry into Telugu cinema, with the path-breaking crime thriller, Siva (1989) screened at the 13th International Film Festival of India, and has garnered Varma, the state Nandi Awards for Best direction, Best first film of a director, and the Filmfare Award for Best Film – Telugu. Siva explores the concepts of student exploitation by anti-social behavior and the impact of crowd psychology.

  • Ram Gopal Varma
    1. Siva (1989)
    2. Kshana Kshanam (1991)
    3. Antham (1992)
    4. Gaayam (1993)
    5. Money (1993)
    6. Govinda Govinda (1994)
    7. Rangeela (1995)
    8. Money Money (1995)
    9. Deyyam (1996)
    10. Anaganaga Oka Roju (1997)
    11. Wife of V Varaprasad (1998)
    12. Prema Katha (1999)
    13. Madhyanam Hathya (2004)
    14. Shock (2006)
    15. Katha Screenplay Darshakatvam Appalaraju (2011)
    16. Dongala Mutha (2011)
    17. Bejawada (2011)
    18. Psycho (2013)
    19. Satya 2 (2013)
    20. Rowdy (2014)
    21. Ice Cream (2014)
    22. Anukshnam (2014)
    23. Ice Cream 2 (2014)
    24. Sridevi (2015)
    25. Patta Pagalu (2015)
    26. 365 Days (2015)
    27. Attack (2016)
    28. Vangaveeti (2016)
    29. Mogali puvvu (2016)
  • Ram Gopal Varma

    Nandi Awards:

    1. Nandi Award for Best Director – Siva (1989)
    2. Nandi Award for Best First Film of a Director - Siva (1989)[62]
    3. Nandi Award for Best Director – Kshana Kshanam (1991)
    4. Nandi Award for Best Feature Film - Silver - Money - (1993)
    5. Nandi Award for Best Director – Prema Katha (1999)[63]
    6. Nandi Award for Best Feature Film - Bronze – Prema Katha (1999)

    Filmfare Awards:

    1. Filmfare Critics Award for Best Movie – Satya (1998)
    2. Filmfare Best Story Award – Rangeela (1995)