Anoop Menon, actor and newbie director has lavishly heaped praises for the work of another debut director. Anoop was all praises for Shanker Ramakrishnan's Pathinettam Padi which released today. The film is about the rivalry between the kids of two schools and the film boast of an ensemble cast of prominent actors in cameos. However, credits go to the major chunk of newcomers in cast and crew. Anoop said that he witnessed sheer cinematic experience and praised Shaker for being an inspiration for aspiring film makers. Anoop was captivated by the mammoth effort and brilliant execution of the new director. Anoop has also turned director for his next King Fish.