Indian film critic, professor, documentary film maker and writer
C Venkiteswaran is an Indian film critic, professor, documentary film maker and writer from Kerala. He writes mainly in English and Malayalam. He is known for his work on the social aspects of cinema. His notable works include Udalinte Tharasancharangal, Malayalam Cinema Padangal, Cinema Talkies, A Door to Adoor, and Samantara Yatrakal. He won the National Award for Best Arts/Culural Film in 1995 for the film Pakarnattam-Ammannur, The Actor. He also won the Kerala State Award for Best Documentary Award in the same year for the same film.