Lawrence D'Souza was born in July 1952. D'Souza's first major project was as a camera apprentice on "Gora Kala" starring Rajinder Kumar in a double role, Hema Malini and Rekha.
In 1981 he directed his first movie "Tajurba" (meaning experiment). One of his films'"Hatya" won him his first major accolade as Best Cinematographer.
It was in 1991 that his third attempt at