Top Ten Greatest Indian Directors of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Satyajit Ray

Legendary movie s did he make. First Indian Movie director to win an Oscar!

He was Great man

Very very good ditector.

Best filmmaker of all time. Akira Kurasowa said: “Not to have seen the cinema of Ray means existing in the world without seeing the sun or the moon.”

2 Mani Ratnam

Every movie of him will connect to us deeply in some way.. His works are just beyond words to be described! Awesomeness..

Yes he his a super director

This man is majestic. He is damn unique.
Well, my vote goes for Mani Ratnam sir for his contribution to Indian Cinema.
Such classy films! - itsflashbuddy

Nayagan- Time's magazine all time best 100 movies
Iruvar-British film institute 1000 greatest films of all time
Each and every movies of his is a gem and each movie will be unique and will set a new trend.

3 Hrishikesh Mukherjee
4 Upendra Rao

What ever upendra does is excellent he is an exceptional director

Best and versatile director and has a good thoughts.

Best in India. But not popular as Hindi directors.. If u watch his film you says he is real director..

Uppi Sir films useful to youths thinks

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5 Shekhar Kapur
6 Yash Chopra

Has full grasp over human emotions.

7 Shankar Shanmugham

Creative and sensational.. That very minute details in his movie and his efforts to make it.. Hats off.. One of best director..

Best person and creative person

One of the best director

No word's to describe sir SS movie's

8 Rajkumar Hirani

I m voted him for his film 3idiots

9 Guru Dutt

Guru dutt is argubal the best director india have ever had... Just watch his films and tou will understand why

10 S.S. Rajamouli

Top position in less films

No Doubt He is the best Indian Director.

Man with Magnificent Mind!

Expecting the best from him. Waiting for Bahubali.

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The Contenders

11 Anurag Kashyap

One of the best director working today...

12 A.R. Murugadoss

A.r murugadoss sir is wonderful director,

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13 Trivikram Srinivas

Present one of the leading directors in Tollywood. With in a limited budget he will make a movie blockbuster irrespective of the cast (eg: A aa)

14 Karan Johar
15 Ram Gopal Varma
16 Sanjay Leela Bhansali
17 Bimal Roy
18 Imtiaz Ali

Jab we met, Love aaj kal, Rockstar, Highway are one of the best movies in Bollywood with a new style of storytelling!

19 Adoor Gopalakrishnan
20 Deepa Mehta
21 Raj Kapoor
22 Kasinathuni Viswanath

Watch shankarabharanam, sagarasangamam and famous stars simply story based movies.

23 Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao
24 Dasari Narayana Rao
25 Sukumar
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