sanjay leela bhansali|ranbir kapoor|Mr Perfectionist|Anurag Basu SHARE AND DISCUSSTweet Ranbir Kapoor Ranbir Kapoor seems to be the new Mr Perfectionist in Bollywood. After Rockstar, the actor is leaving no stone unturned to ensure that every aspect of his upcoming film Barfee is perfect. The actor has thus, taken over the task of shooting his own close ups in the film from cinematographer Ravi K Chandran. A source from the sets of the film informed Mumbai Mirror, "Since Ranbir plays a mute character, he needed to get his expressions perfect. Through his eyes and other facial expressions Ranbir needed to convey a limitless range of emotions that go from thoughtful to funny. And to capture the exact expressions at the exact time, Ranbir suggested he operate the camera himself on himself." The surprising part about this never-before experiment is the fact that Ravi Chandran, who is known to be extremely particular about his domain of activity, actually allowed Ranbir this unheard-of creative liberty. "That's because Ravi and Ranbir go back a long way. Ravi shot Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Black where Ranbir was an assistant. Coincidentally Black was also about a deaf-and-mute protagonist. So Ranbir and Ravi know how difficult it is to get the right expressions on camera at just the right moment," explained the source. When contacted, director Anurag Basu admitted, "Yes, Ranbir shot his own POV (point of view) shots. Since he plays a deaf-and-mute character it was very important for him to get the reaction shots right."