Sugar Coated Films is proud to showcase its In-house State of the Art Post Production facilities along with Editing, Compositing and Grading and Sound Post. Sugar Coated Films has a highly qualified and creative VFX and Animation team that have done outstanding work, both in the international and Indian Film and Commercial industries. A 24 by 7 initiative the SCF post Production facility has been constantly pushing the boundaries of creative post production. SCF also has a high end Pro-tool based in-house Sound Processing and Mixing studio Led by Senior FTII sound Mixing Engineers. This combination of In-house Editing, VFX, Grading and Sound Mixing along with one of the countries most respected creative minds gives our feature Film, commercial, television and Corporate clients the cutting edge, cost effectiveness and Creative sensibility that is needed to break through the clutter.
Sugar Coated Films is a leading Mumbai based advertising and production house in India which brings creative solutions to your business needs - creating advertisements, feature films, corporate films, organizing events and other forms of creative media. The company under the able stewardship of :
Shekhar (Kitu) Ghosh director, producer and ad man of notable repute who has already made over 700 commercials for reputed brands like Surf Excel, Frooti, D’damas, Indian Overseas Bank, Dena Bank, National Disaster Management, Beetel, Gitanjali to name a few.
Chaandreyee Daas, 20 years in Advertising and Media. An in depth experience in Production and Executive production ranging from Feature Films, Corporate Films, Viral to Brand TVC’s. She believes that the best way to fulfil the clients media needs and business objectives Is by becoming an extension of the client rather than looking at solutions like a an outside entity vendor.
Sugar Coated Films also boasts of having seven extremely versatile and prominent directors/artists on board as its Associates.
Shashanka Ghosh is an Indian filmmaker of repute. He is known for directing films boasting of a strong story line, packed with powerful performances by the cast. He was ex creative head at JWT, Grey Worlwide and has written and Directed highly acclaimed feature films like Waisa Bhi Hota Hai part 2, starring Arshad Warsi and Sandhya Mridul, Quick Gun Murugun and upcoming Sonam Kapoor starrer Khoobsurat.
Watch Shashanka's Advertising reel 1, Advertising reel 2
Sudhir Mishra is an Indian film director and screenwriter mostly renowned for directing critically acclaimed films like Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi, Dharavi, Chameli, Yeh Saali Zindagi, Inkaar etc. He made his directorial debut with the film, Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin in 1987 which won the National Film Award for Best First Film of a Director.
Dibakar Das Roy, is an alumnus of The Doon School Dehradun, Hindu College New Delhi and the VCU Brandcenter, USA. He has worked in various capacities in Creative and Brand Strategy as well as Content Development in the advertising and film industries of India and the USA. He has worked in various capacities in Creative and Brand Strategy as well as Content Development in the advertising and film industries of India and the USA.
Production designer and art director, Parineeta Luthra has transformed concepts into reality through her art direction. Her body of work ranges from Feature films, Commercials to Documentaries and Corporate films. Film Production Designer - Sooper Se Ooper, Yeh Kaisi life, TVC's - Kent, Gitanjali diamonds D'Damas, Dena Bank, Tata Communications to name a few.
She has worked as associate on films directed by Saurav Shukla, and Sudhir Mishra as well. Unique in her approach, Parineeta having written and Assisted Directors has a keen sense of story telling that brings a character to each set design that she creates.
Amit Ashar is a renowned Mumbai based photographer for 20 years and more. His most famous movie campaigns have been for Rang De Basanti, Kabul Express, Delhi 6, Khosla Ka Ghosla, Phas Gaye Re Obama amongst several others. He has also worked in over 200 Print Ad Campaigns, for eg LG with Abhishek Bachchan, Hercules cycles with Yuvraj Singh, Reynolds pens with Sachin, Sangam suitings with Virat Kohli and others. Also credited to have framed many a celebrity faces for magazine covers, editorials and personal folios. Stands out for his minimalistic yet poignant style. Presently, working on two coffee table books, one on the legendary cinematographer Ashok Mehta and the other is a Food book by the celebrated Culinary Diva, Maria Goretti Warsi.
A multi-talented, creative communicator, Soumitra Dasgupta has been the Creative Director in many leading advertising agencies. He has also directed a number of documentary and ad films for popular channels like National Geographic. He has donned the hat of a Production designer for the feature film, Gandhi to Hitler and tv show, Jina isika naam hain. His other roles include being a creative consultant for Galli galli sim sim, PTC Punjabi, creative advisor with Polaris India; Indian Motorcycle and ATV. He is also a guest faculty at Pearl Academy, Noida.
Anando Dutta, an alumnus of NID, Ahmedabad is an experienced professional with a career spanning over 29 years. He has worked on communication projects across various media - print, exhibit, sign, systems, advertising and films for and with Industry, Government, MNCs, advertising agencies, publishing and media houses, industry associations, NGOs and design studios. He has also been a visiting lecturer on design courses in various eminent institutions in India.
As a writer and director Shekhar Ghosh's first release was SOOPER SE OOPER, a satire comedy, Produced by Reliance Entertainment starring Vir Das, Deepak Dobriyal, Gulshan Grover and Kirti Kulhari. The movie released Nationwide on 25th October 2013.
Shekhar Ghosh is about to release his 2nd Film CHOWKY as a writer and director. It is a thriller, Produced by G.S Entertainment and Co-Produced by Sugar Coated Films Starring Yudhishtar Urs [Channel V Vj ], Sandhya Mridul, Deepanajan [Ex Interpol and NSG Commando] & Raj Singh Chaudhary [Gulal, Black Friday & Antardwand]. Its COMING SOON in the theatres.
Shekhar Ghosh won the prestigious Promax International Gold And Silver Award.
- Started of as a 3D animator, worked with emulation graphics [New Delhi], At the time the only High End CG Studio, Owned by Navdeep Singh [Manorama 6 Feet Under], who is currently directing feature Films.
- Worked as Producer ON AIR PROMOS for Star TV [HONG KONG]
- Directed Most of the cross over Promos when Channel [V] Was formed. Moved to INDIA.
- Senior Producer STAR TV On Air Promos [INDIA].
- Executive Producer: Master card family Fortunes
- Executive Producer: Gatha [Ramesh Sippy], Ghuten[Cinevistaa] And Chandrakanta [Guleri]
- Senior Producer and Director Channel [V]
- Won the Promax International Gol And Silver Award.
- Creative Director : INDIAN IDOLS [Meditech]
- Creative Director [iifa awards] WIzcraft
- Directed Over 75 Corporate films
Directed over 750 TVCs [Ad Films] ranging from Britannia, Hero Honda, Sahara, Airtel etc.
- Creative Director on Teen Fiction Show For Channel [V] GUMRAH [Wrote & Directed as well]
- Written & Directed Sooper Se Ooper Produced By Reliance Entertainment. Official Trailor
-Written & Directed Chowky, Produced By G.S Entertainment.
-Directing a Docu-Feature with Taufiq Qureshi & Zakhir Hussain titled 'ek Dhun', based on evolution of folk Music and Gharana Culture juxtaposed with current music trends. [On Going].
-Currently Writing a Children's Book Titled. 'CASTLES IN THE AIR', a story of an orphaned young child who sees characters in the cloud formations and then creates a world around it. An Adventure where he moves between fiction and reality.
Interesting story lines.... Endearing performances.... Total entertainment
Our celluloid dreams reflect all of the above at Sugar Coated Films. It has been our constant endeavour to produce high quality films that is appreciated by the likes of both audience and critics in India and abroad. After embarking on the journey of films, we hope to create cinematic magic with each of our feature films.
Released in: 2013
Cast: Arjun Rampal & Chitrangda Singh
Directed by: Sudhir Mishra
Second Unit Director: Shekhar Ghosh
Released in: 2009
Cast: Dr. Rajendra Prasad
Written & Directed by: Shekhar Ghosh
Released in: 2013
Cast: Arshad Warsi, Prashant Narayan, Sandhaya Mridul, Anant Jog, Pratima Kazmi
Written & Directed by: Shashanka Ghosh
Released in: 2014
Cast: Sonam Kapoor, Fawad Afzal Khan, Kirron Kher, Ratna Pathak, Amir Raza Hussain
Written & Directed by: Shashanka Ghosh
Our Ad Showreel:
- Shekhar was the Senior Producer, for On Air Promos.
- For Promos also he was the Senior Producer.
- Shekhar was the Creative Director for.
- For on channel [V] he was not only the creative Director, but he himself had Written and Directed it.
All the logos are the property of their respective owners
Produced by: R. S Pipalwa and Shekhar Ghosh
Cast: Yudhishtar Urs and Mansi Parekh
Written & Directed by: Shekhar Ghosh
-Written and Directed an internationally acclaimed 12 Min Short Film Titled BLANK CALL, Starring Mandira Bedi.
Sugar Coated Films led by front man Shekhar Ghosh has been a pioneer in Corporate films and has worked for more than 100 Multinational brands spearheading latest technology in the field of Corporate films using 2D Cell animation morphed to stills, 3D animation and advanced technology like 3D STERESCOPIC, EYELINER and STEREOLIZE besides the standard format of Corporate films. Some films using these breakthrough technologies have been featured here, while the rest can be sent as per your requirement
Sugar Coated Films has a dedicated in-house team of corporate film directors, copy writers and art directors hailing from premier institutes such as FTII and N.I.D, along with an in-house post production and computer graphics team.
Clients: Standard Chartered Bank, Siemens, Kota Mahindra, TATAs, Berger Paints, Commonwealth and Commonwealth Youth games, Asian Games, Johnson and Johnson [J&J], Ernst And Young, United Breweries, Audi, Volkswagen, Airtel etc
Siemens 3D Film. Watch with RED/BLUE 3D glasses [Paraglyph]
Tata Communications: film with motion graphics.
Berger Paints [Hindupur]
Earnst & Young Achievers Awards
Berger Range Film
Berger Range Film
A bunch of interesting projects are in the making. From a quirky action thriller film to a pan-India musical docu feature on folk music, you will always find us on our toes.
at Calcutta Drums Festival [ICCR]
Screening and Workshop at SRFTI
chat show on ABP Ananda
City News coverage
Nehru Planetarium, Mumbai
Subhas K Jha [Film Review] 3 Stars:
"Not since Khosla Ka Ghosla has a property dispute generated such genuine cinematic humour. Writer-director Shekhar Ghosh's storytelling is blissfully married to mirth and deligtfully divorced from crudity. The performances by Vir Das,Deepak Dobriyal, Gulshan Grover, Yashpal Sharma and Kirti Kulhari bring a sharp spark to this comedy with a cutting edge..."