Skip to main content
Unni Vijayan T

Area of Practice

film editing, filmmaking, screenwriting 


BA in philosophy 

postgraduate diploma in cinema with specialization in film editing (FTII) 

Work Experience

  • edited films, TV shows, music videos and documentaries.

  • Was one of the directors for shows like MAD and FAQ in POGO and was a creative director for television shows.

  • Directed and edited a feature film ‘lessons in forgetting’ in 2012 and a short film ‘veena and ukulele’ in 2021 besides a couple of music videos.

  • as a guest faculty, have been teaching scriptwriting and film appreciation

  • received a national award for film editing in 1999

  • received a national award for best film in English language in 2012.

  • Best feature film for ‘lessons in forgetting at river to river indian film festival, Florence 2013

  • Best director for ‘veena and ukulele’ at OIFFA 2021

  • Best film for ‘veena and ukulele’ at the 10th ritwik ghatak honorary award at Rajshahi, Bangladesh 2021

Interest Areas

scriptwriting, script mentoring and film history

Current Practice at Srishti

teaching filmmaking, film editing and scriptwriting

Projects showcase:

Interim 2023: Shooting session


Interim 2023: Discussions