After doing his Masters in Comparative Literature from Jadavpur University, Ranjan Das studied in the Film & Television Institute of India, specializing in Film Editing, 1992. He has since worked extensively as an Editor, Director, and Writer for both Films and Television.
As an Editor, Ranjan has more than 100 documentaries, news, and feature stories to his credit. He has also written screenplays for various feature films in different languages ranging from Hindi to Bengali to Odia. Ranjan also teaches Filmmaking and conducts workshops in Screenplay Writing and Direction all over India. Ranjan has been on the jury of Kashish International Film Festival, Mumbai, 2019, and Chambal International Film Festival, Kota (Rajasthan), 2020. Being in the industry has its own charms and challenges, which Ranjan is eager to teach his students about. His creativity and passion for cinema is one he hopes to pass on to the next generation of filmmakers.
Ranjan will teach Script Writing – Introduction and Script Writing – Full.