Amole Gupte

Amole Gupte (born c. 1962) is an Indian screenwriter, actor, and director, known for his work on the 2007 Bollywood film Taare Zameen Par (Like Stars on Earth) as creative director and screenwriter.[1][2] He conceived the film along with his wife, Deepa Bhatia (concept, research, and editing).[3][4] He was the chairperson of the Children's Film Society, India from 2012 to 2015. And presently serves as a member of the advisory board of the Kautik International Student Film Festival[5]

Amole Gupte
Born1962 (age 58–59)
Mumbai, India
OccupationDirector, Screenwriter, Actor
ChildrenPartho Gupte



Year Film Director Writer Producer Note
2007 Panga Naa Lo No Yes No
2007 Taare Zameen Par No Yes No also Creative director
2011 Stanley Ka Dabba Yes Yes Yes [6]
2014 Hawa Hawai Yes Yes Yes
2017 Sniff Yes Yes Yes
2021 Saina Yes Yes No



2008 Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards

2008 Filmfare Awards

2008 Star Screen Award

2008 V. Shantaram Awards

2008 Zee Cine Awards

2010 IIFA Awards

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  1. ^ "Cinema quiz: Inside Hindi cinema's classrooms". The Hindu. 2 August 2019.
  2. ^ "Aamir avoids Amole Gupte, Anusha Rizvi". The Times of India. 16 June 2011.
  3. ^ "DNA Mumbai Anniversary: Amol Gupte on how Taare Zameen Par changed mindset about education". DNA India. 29 July 2018.
  4. ^ Vij, Gauri (3 February 2008). "A leap of faith". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 7 April 2008. Retrieved 11 April 2008.
  5. ^ "Festival People – Kautik International Student Film Festival".
  6. ^ "Amole Gupte makes film out of children's workshop". IBN Live. Retrieved 24 February 2012.
  7. ^ "Sanjay Gupta nervous to shoot for 'Mumbai Saga'". The Times of India. 27 August 2019. Retrieved 27 August 2019.
  8. ^ "'Urumi' is my comment on globalisation: Santosh Sivan". The Indian Express. 31 March 2011. Retrieved 24 February 2012.
  9. ^ "Phas Gaya Re Obama songs, Phas Gaya Re Obama videos, 2005". Archived from the original on 25 April 2012. Retrieved 24 February 2012.
  10. ^ "Winners of 4th Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards". 5 December 2009.[permanent dead link]
  11. ^ "Winners of the V. Shantaram Awards 2008". India Times. Archived from the original on 3 February 2009. Retrieved 31 January 2009.

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