About
Ajeevan

 


Ajeevan(Thamilchelvam),an Indo-Srilankan born in SriLanka with two eyes and now often makes use of his third eye to see the world. Brought up in Singapore, he has roamed around the world and had left a mark wherever he'd gone. He has learnt the subject called "Life" through his teacher called 'experience"Ajeevan is known not only in Switzerland but in the entire Tamil community spread across the globe for his Short films, TV programmes and commercials.He has also tried his hands on feature films in various Indian languages.He is a perfectionist and finds immense pleasure in implementing the photographic visual design for the films. While glamour photography of advertising has been the norm in cinema, his approach to lighting is structured on realism.Being a multi-faceted personality, Ajeevan also has expertise in editing, script writing and direction. He believes in team work and no wonder his crew loves this humble and comprehensive personality.The awards in his living room speak of his reputation:

  • Hiroshima award for his short film 'Jeevanaralla'
  • Best short film award in Swiss Movie award 2000 for Shadow fight
    (Best film -cinematography & Direction)
  • Best editor award in Swiss movie awards 2000 for Birthday Party Directed by Javier Garcia (stop motion films)
  • Best short film award, Tamil Art & Cultural Association France -1997 for Alien Veil
    ( Best film - story - screenplay-editing-cinematography & Direction )
  • Best short film award ,Tamil Art & Cultural Association France -1998 for Shadow fight
    ( for Best film - story - screenplay-editing-cinematography & Direction )
  • Best Cinematography award from London CineSangam International Tamil Film Festival 2001 for Feel the pain