Neeraj Ghaywan

Neeraj is a National Award winning director of the critically acclaimed Indo-French drama Masaan. Masaan received wide acclaim from critics, mainstream media and audiences alike, and won the FIPRESCI prize in the Un Certain Regard section at the Cannes Film Festival 2015 as well as the Promising Future prize (Prix avenir prometteur), in addition to several other awards and nominations around the world. He directed the Fuelled By Love commercial for British Airways, which has won multiple international awards. Neeraj also directed the widely popular Vicks commercial #TouchOfCare, which won hearts all over. The commercial revolves around a transgender woman and activist who adopts an orphaned young girl whose birth mother died of AIDS. The commercial won the Bronze Lion at Cannes in 2017. His latest award-winning short, Juice, subtly tackles patriarchy and misogyny in the Indian household. He most recently directed the second season of Netflix’s acclaimed series Sacred Games and is currently working on his next feature film project.  

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