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The name Prasad occupies a special position in the film industry and Alumni and Students of the L.V.Prasad Film & TV Academy are sought after by established film makers from across the country. Here is what some of them have to say about the Academy.

P. C. Sreeram

Director of Cinematography

Like professionals in the field of medicine, engineering and information technology, cinematographers too need formal education and training in a University / Academic Institution for a strong foundation and to scale new heights in their chosen field. LV Prasad Film & TV Academy is one such Center of Excellence where young aspirants can benefit.



What the industry needs more than talent is the confidence... be truthful to yourself

Gautham Vasudev Menon

Director & Producer

You are all getting your graduation from an Academy that comes under the umbrella of the largest post production services providers in Asia... Make the two years count

Prakash Raj

Actor, Director & Producer

I am impressed that L V Prasad Film & TV Academy has successfully completed 7 years. I am sure this batch of filmmakers will make films with sensitivity which is the need of the hour in Indian Cinema.

Kamal Hassan

Actor, Director & Producer

Don’t lose your innocence, your naiveté and always watch and make films with passion.I envy you for this opportunity you have, to learn and earn a certificate in 2 years, while it took me 20 long years to achieve it on my own.

Mani Ratnam

Director & Producer

I sometimes wish I could have also gone to a film school like all you fortunate ones.

Vishal Bhardwaj


Since I never had the opportunity to educate myself in a formal manner in film making, I envy you! So please make sure that you keep the flag flying high with your films.

AVM Saravanan

Film Producer

Modern Indian Cinema is undoubtedly going to dominate the world of entertainment in the coming years. This means preparing the new generation with out-of-the-box ideas and synthesizing it with new technological inputs. The Prasad Academy students seem very comfortable on both these fronts and I wish them all the best.


Film Director & Producer

Prasad Academy with its eminent faculty teaches cinema holistically that helps the students become visionaries

Abirami Ramanathan

Managing Director – Abirami Theatres Pvt. Ltd, Chennai

The Prasad Group has always been innovative and leading when it comes to development of the film industry. When I had an opportunity to interact with the students of Prasad Academy, their enthusiasm and knowledge was extraordinary high. I am sure that by producing such intelligent and informed students every year, our film industry will go a long way. I once again appreciate the way the Prasad Academy works and educates the future of Cinema

Mahesh Aney

Director of Photography

It is commendable that the Prasad Group has taken the initiative to develop an Academy to serve the purposes of the Indian film industry. Their students will definitely usher in a meaningful cinema for the new generation.

Anurag Kashyap

Film Director

I know how good this institute is because I have never heard students cheer for their teachers so much! I know they are going to create a lot of filmmakers here.

Hansal Mehta

Film Director

It is so wonderful to see so much enthusiasm, so much spirit and all I can say is keep this spirit up!