IRIS is what gives colour to one’s vision- Iris is also a flower which stands for friendsip and bonding. We at Iris believe that the world is our oyster and we want to make more beautiful as we go along our work and pursue our dreams...
Born on 16th November, 1957 in Goa-India, started film making in 1996 with ‘SHITU’ a tele film based on Go. Ni. Dandekar’s novel, which won the State Award for best film.
In 2004 directed first celluloid film ‘ALEESHA’ about environmental Pollution in Goa which won the best film and best direction National Award in Regional Film category and also won six State Awards in 2005. It was premiered for International Film Festival of India (IFFI), 2004 and also showcased in various film festivals.
In 2006 directed bilingual film, ‘ANTARNAD’ in Konkani (Savalee in Marathi) based on the identity clash between mother and daughter which was premiered at IFFI 2006. This film won five National Awards in the year 2007 and seven State awards in various categories. Film ‘SAVALEE’ won total twenty one awards in Maharashtra including State Awards.
In 2008 directed bilingual film ‘SAAVARIYAA.Com’ based on internet marriages which was also premiered for IFFI 2008.
In 2010 directed Konkani film ‘O Maria’ which was premiered for IFFI 2010. ‘O Maria’ celebrated Silver Jubilee of its screening in Goa. This is the first film ever to have celebrated Silver Jubilee of its screening in the history Goa.
Has recently directed a Marathi film ‘A Rainy Day’.