Bandi Saroj Kumar is a film maker of the Tamil film industry. After completing his film degree he made a short film in 2004 and approached his inspiration Ram Gopal Varma who encouraged him to become a film maker. He debuted as a film director with the Tamil feature film Porkkalam. He shot his second film Asthamanam, under the production house Char Production. Asthamanam is a 90-minute thriller, which was the first one and half hour movie in Tamil cinema. He filmed a 15min Telugu short film named "KITE IN THE OLD CITY", which was released on YouTube in December 2014. It received loads of Critical acclaims from many Film Celebrities all over India for being so Unique and Multi-Talented.