Manur Katyal

Independent Filmmaker

Director and Writer of the music video “Let’s Hurt Tonight,” which has garnered over 2 million views on YouTube.

Director and Producer of the short fiction film “Akshara,” broadcasted on MTV in 2021 in collaboration with the India Film Project.

Director of the short documentary “The Fort Undefeated” as a film student, officially selected in the Urban Lens Film Festival, Alpavirama International Youth Film Festival, – National Students Film Festival, among others.


Let’s Hurt Tonight


Ashita Ka Janamdin

The Fort Undefeated


Cool Facts About Me

  • Worked extensively with short-format narratives.
  • Extensive practical/direct exposure to writing, cinematography, editing & sound designing.
  • Hands-on experience in managing teams.
  • On-ground experience working with non-actors in real-life locations.
  • Well acquainted with excellent shooting locations in western Uttar Pradesh, India.
  • Knowledgeable in shooting with a limited budget.
  • Examined themes pertaining to violence, justice, discrimination, and personal ambition.