Prof. Kalyan Sarkar is a man of multifaceted talent. He is a product of Film & Television Institute of India(FTII). Having passed out from FTII during its hey days, he worked with legends of Bollywood like Raj Kapoor, Vijay Anand, RadhuKarmakar, B Subhash Movie Unit, MushirRiyaaz, ShyamBenegal, PralladKakkar just to name a few. He has vast exposure to international cinema and specializes in traditional Hollywood school apart from films of East Europe, Japan, Italy and Scandinavian countries. Having an academic background in science and technology it makes a unique combination with his cinema skills and knowledge. With a penchant for innovation he has developed many cinema products like lights and camera support systems. For his contribution to the media he was awarded the prestigious Global Media Award. His deep passion for teaching has made him popular with the students.