Shajith Koyeri

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Shajith Koyeri
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Born Kannur, Kerala, India
Occupation Sound editor, Sound designer, Dialogue editor, Foley editor, Premixing
Years active 1999 - Present

Shajith Koyeri is a sound designer in the field of sync sound technique and an experienced creative sound designer in Indian cinema. A National Film Awards winning sound designer for Omkara, Shajith also won two Filmfare awards and two IIFA Awards.[1] He is the recipient of the Star Screen Award for Kaminey.[2] He has a specialized expertise in the area of “Post-production of sync sound”.[3] Shajith is also known for his work in Foley editing and pre-mixing.[4]

Early life[edit]

Shajith Koyeri was born in Punnol in Kannur district of Kerala, to Soma Sundaran and Rathibayi.[5] He attended Brennan College in Thalassery for his higher studies. He has relocated to Mumbai in 1999.His first independent work was with the movie, Perfect Husband in 2003. Later he worked for films like Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Black and Saawariya, Shimit Amin's Ab Tak Chappan, Ketan Mehta's Mangal Pandey: The Rising, Rohan Sippy's Bluff Master, Shashant Shah’s Dasvidaniya and Chalo Dilli, Aparna Sen’s 15 Park Avenue, Abhishek Chaubey’s Ishqiya, Vishal Bhardwaj's Maqbool, The Blue Umbrella, Omkara and Kaminey , 7 Khoon Maaf to jot down a few. Besides, he has also worked on many documentaries and short films that have been showcased in film festivals around the world .[6]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Shajith Koyeri receiving National Film Award

Selected filmography[edit]

Work as a Sound designer for Short films & Documentary

  • Gitanjali Rao's Printed Rainbow
  • Joy roy’s Bimal Roy
  • Shimona’s Atreyee
  • Avijit Mukul Kishore's Snapshots from family album
  • Eye of the fish
  • We home chaps
  • Turtle people
  • Mother Teresa
  • Orange & Lemons
  • Gandhi
  • Rita Ranis Bombay Skies
  • Highway
  • Zahir


  • Truck Driver


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