Devashish Makhija

Devashish Makhija has researched and assisted on Black Friday and was the chief assistant director on Bunty aur Babli. He has written Tulika’s bestselling children’s books When Ali became Bajrangbali and Why Paploo was Perplexed, a Harper-Collins collection of short stories Forgetting and the forthcoming book of poems Disengaged. By Two, a story by him in the omnibus Mumbai Noir, has been adapted into a feature length film to be directed by him next year. He has written and directed the multiple award winning short films Taandav, El’ayichi, Agli Baar, Rahim Murge Pe Mat Ro and Absent, the full length feature film Ajji and the Bhonsle with Manoj Bajpai.