Ravi Kinagi

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Ravi Kinagi (alternative spellings: Rabi Kinagi, Rabi Kinnagi) is an Indian film director, editor and a script-writer who works in Bengali and Odia cinema.[1][2]

Ravi Kinagi
NationalityIndian
Occupationfilm director
Years active1990–present
Notable work
Paran Jai Jaliya Re

Personal life and CareerEdit

Ravi Kinagi was born into a Kannada family. He learned the basics of filmmaking from his father Shankar Kinagi who was a producer and director. He shifted to Mumbai to work with Rajshri Films when they were making Paheli, Naiyya, and Kanoon Ka Shikar. He also assisted S Ramanathan, Anil Ganguly, and Prashant Nanda. He then directed two Marathi films, Manuski and Halahal. Later he shifted to Odisha to make Odia films. His Odia film Manini was said to be the first Silver Jubilee film in Odisha. He finally shifted to the Bengali film industry where he has made numerous successful films over the years. He speaks seven languages — Kannada, Hindi, English, Marathi, Gujarati, Odia, and Bengali.[3]

FilmographyEdit

As directorEdit

Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Film Language Cast Notes
1990 Jibansangee Bengali Tapas Paul, Archana Joglekar
1998 Sonar Khancha
Putuler Pratishodh
2002 Annadata Bengali Prasenjit Chatterjee, Arpita Pal Remake of Swarg
2003 Champion Bengal Jeet, Srabanti Chatterjee Remake of Thammudu which was based on Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar
2004 Premi Bengali Jisshu Sengupta, Chandana Sharma, Jeet Remake of Nee Sneham
Mastan Bengali Jeet, Swastika Mukherjee Remake of Jaanwar
Bandhan Bengali Jeet, Koel Mallick Remake of Santosham and Unnai Thedi
2005 Yuddho Bengali Mithun Chakraborty, Debashree Roy, Jeet, Koel Mallick
2006 Agni Pariksha Bengali Prosenjit Chatterjee, Priyanka Trivedi
2007 I Love You Bengali Dev, Payel Sarkar Remake of Nuvvostanante Nenoddantana
2008 Premer Kahini Bengali Dev, Koel Mallick Remake of Mungaru Male
Bhalobasa Bhalobasa Bengali Hiran, Srabanti Chatterjee Remake of Bommarillu
2009 Poran Jaye Jolia Re Bengali Dev, Subhashree Ganguly Remake of Namastey London
2010 Wanted Bengali Jeet, Srabanti Chatterjee Remake of Athadu
Josh Bengali Jeet, Srabanti Chatterjee Remake of Bhadra
2011 Fighter Bengali Jeet, Srabanti Chatterjee Remake of Lakshyam
2012 100% Love Bengali Jeet, Koel Mallick Remake of Aadavari Matalaku Arthale Verule
Awara Bengali Jeet, Sayantika Banerjee Remake of Krishna
2013 Deewana Bengali Jeet, Srabanti Chatterjee Remake of Deepavali
2014 Bangali Babu English Mem Bengali Soham Chakraborty, Mimi Chakraborty Remake of Jatt & Juliet
2015 Herogiri Bengali Mithun Chakraborty, Dev, Koel Mallick, Sayantika Banerjee Remake of Balupu
Jamai 420 Bengali Soham Chakraborty, Hiran, Ankush, Payel Sarkar, Mimi Chakraborty, Nusrat Jahan Inspired by Hindi movies Housefull,Housefull 2 and Bengali movie Bye Bye Bangkok
2016 Ki Kore Toke Bolbo Bengali Ankush, Mimi Chakraborty Remake of Milana
2017 Ami Je Ke Tomar Bengali Ankush, Nusrat Jahan, Sayantika Banerjee Remake of Mitwaa
2017 Jio Pagla Bengali Jisshu Sengupta, Soham Chakraborty, Hiran Chatterjee, Bonny Sengupta, Srabanti Chatterjee, Payel Sarkar, Rittika Sen, Koushani Mukherjee Core story based on the play Joy Maa Kali Boarding, Remake of Biwi Aur Makan which has already been remade in Marathi as Ashi Hi Banwa Banwi, in Kannada as Olu Saar Bari Olu and again in Hindi as Paying Guests
2019 Jamai Badal Bengali Soham Chakraborty, Hiran, Payel Sarkar, Koushani Mukherjee Remake of Carry On Jatta
2021 Miss Call Bengali Soham Chakraborty, Rittika Sen

As editorEdit

ScreenplayEdit

DialogueEdit

Odia filmEdit

Year Title Cast Language Comments
1986 Manini Odia
1988 Suna Chadhei Odia
1989 Ama Ghar Ama Sansar Odia
1990 Pardesi Chadhei Odia
1990 Jiban Sanghi Odia
1991 Bhishma Pratigya Odia
1994 Bhai Hela Bhagari Odia
1996 Suna Panjuri Odia
1997 Kandhei Aaakhire Luha Odia
1998 Stree Odia
1999 Pabitra Bandhan Odia
2001 Sindoor Nukhen Khela Ghara Odia
2003 Suna Sankhali Odia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rabi Kinagi". www.citwf.com. Retrieved 14 February 2009.
  2. ^ "The great role reversal of Tollywood". newindianexpress.com. Retrieved 19 August 2015.
  3. ^ "'Experience movies, favourites and more has been my best teacher'". The Statesman. 14 October 2017. Retrieved 23 August 2020.

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