Prasad Sutar

Co-founder/ VFX supervisor, NY VFXWAALA

Prasad Sutar

Co-founder/ VFX supervisor, NY VFXWAALA

Biography

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dreamer… photographer… vfxwaala at heart… wana be film maker…

Started his VFX career in 1996 with the TV series Caption Vyom as an animator. his first feature film work was as a team member for Amir Khan’s film Ghulam. Later moved on to be a VFX Supervisor in Maya entreatment, Prasad EFX, Pixion and Reliance Media Works.

In May of 2015, after gaining experience of working on approx 200 feature films, went on to form his own VFX house, NY VFXWAALA along with Naveen Paul and in collaboration with actor Ajay Devgn. Ever since then, the studio has worked on more than 50 projects like Bajirao Mastani, Shivaay, Dilwale, Dangal, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Jagga Jassos, notable tamil films like Theri, Kaatru Veliyidai and latest one being Padmaavat.

Prasad Sutar has received several awards for his work in Bajirao Mastani, the biggest being Asain Film Award. The studio as a whole, has also received many as 12 awards in the last 2 and a half years, bagging the 64th National Film Award for Shivaay, and the latest record being receiving the Zee Cine Award for Jagga Jassos.

So from CGI Animator to Compositor, to VFX supervisor, to heading a VFX dept & finally taking a leap of faith on starting a VFX house, which has to grow in a culture where talent as cherished & respected, the dream continues,