Kamal is a famous Malayalam film director and a screenwriter as well. Apart from Malayalam he has also directed one Tamil and Hindi movie.
He debuted with the movie ‘Mizhineer Pookkal’ in 1986. Unnikale Oru Katha Parayam, Kakkothikavile Appooppan Thadikal, Thoovalsparsham, Ghazal, Ulladakam, Ee Puzhayam Kadannu Azhagiya Ravanan, Mazhayethum Munpe, Meghamalhar, Madhuranombarakaattu, Perumazhakkalam, Karutha Pakshikal, Khaddama, Celluloid and Nadan are his notable works. Utopiayile Rajavu is his latest directional movie.He got the Kerala state film award for the best director in the Malayalam film Ulladakkam, National award for best film on national integrity for Perumazhakkalam, Kerala state film award for second best film and best screenplay for the film Meghamalhar.
He had previously acted as the general secretary of Malayalam Cine Technicians Association (MACTA) and has been an executive member of the Kerala Chalachitra Academy. He is currently the President of the Kerala Director’s Union (FEFKA).