Young fresh minds bring new ideas which will be distinct from the usual stories that we get to watch on screen. They think with a completely new perspective and have higher level of exposure to technology and story telling styles. Here are few young directors who proved themselves without any prior experience in the process of movie – making.
Siddharth Anand – Salaam Namaste (Age 27)
The film was well received by the audiences and was also a hit for Saif Ali Khan.
Ayan Mukherjee – Wake Up Sid (Age 26)
The idea of a chilled out youngster getting a wake up call was itself a something new and a treat to all youngsters in the country. His second film starring Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone was also a hit.
Sooraj Barjatya – Maine Pyar Kiya (Age 25)
The director of blockbusters like ‘Hum Aapke Hain Kaun’ and ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ gave a massive it ‘Maine Pyar Kiya’ in the age of 25.
Aditya Chopra – Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (Age 24)
Bollywood films are usually known by the lead roles in the movie, but the case is slightly different in DDLJ as along with the hit pairing of SRK and Kajol, the director of the film Aditya Chopra also got some attention.
Farhan Akhtar – Dil Chahta Hai (Age 27)
No one can forget this movie directed by Farhan Akhtar and later he directed two more movies, Lakshya and remake of Don.
Rohit Shetty – Zameen (Age 30)
Starting with Zameen at the age of 30, Rohit shetty became one of the most successful film maker with 5 more films today.
Mohit Suri – Zeher (Age 23)
Youngsters at 23 are usually lost or struggling with their career to reach their goal, whereas, Mohit Suri made his debut. This is quite an achievement and today he has many more successful movies like Raaz and Ek Villain.