SHYAM BENEGAL SAHYADRI FILMS : Since 1967 when it was started, the company, a partnership enterprise, has produced documentaries, corporate films, television serials and fiction features. SBSF is a full fledged film production company that specializes in all aspects of film production. Its long experience in filmmaking makes it one of the most efficient and creative production houses in the country.
Over the years, some of the most creative people in the country have been associated with the company. Writers such as Vijay Tendulkar, Girish Karnad, Vasant Dev, Shama Zaidi, Ashok Mishra and Satyadev Dubey.
Music composer Vanraj Bhatia has been associated with the company since its inception. Eminent actors who started their careers with films made by Shyam Benegal Sahyadri Films include Shabana Azmi, Smita Patil, Neena Gupta, Ila Arun, Anita Kanwar, Rajeshwari Sachdev, Pallavi Joshi, Soni Razdan and among the male actors Naseeruddin Shah, Amrish Puri, Om Puri, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Annu Kapoor, Satish Kaushik, Harish Patel and many others well known on the silver screen today.
Some of the finest Directors of Photography have been associated with SBSF. Govind Nihalani, Ashok Mehta, Rajan Kothari, Piyush Shah and several others. The sound recording engineers have been the best in the field. Hitendra Ghosh, Ashwyn Balsaver, Jayesh Khandelwal to name a few.
In succession to a long line of illustrations editors, Aseem Sinha now edits all films made by SBSF. SBSF can rightfully boast of having the best people in the business of making films working with the company. SBSF is headed by the Director Shyam Benegal, SBSF continues to strive to make the highest quality of cinema.