Arkapravo Chaudhury is a filmmaker, screenwriter and musician. Completing his graduation with honors in Physics from Asutosh College under University of Calcutta, he went on to follow his passion for cinema and music. His short films have been shown in international film festivals including the Madrid Art Film Festival. He earned several screenwriting accolades including multiple nominations at the Jaipur International Film Festival, New Delhi Film Festival, IFF New York and the prestigious Austin Film Festival. He is also a Western Classical trained violinist who currently plays guitars and piano, concentrating on Jazz, Blues, Latin, Bossa and Fusion music. Besides, he occasionally photographs paintings and sculptures; reviews film, music, and writes about football.