New York City
Richa is an award-winning NYC-based filmmaker. Films were not a big part of Richa’s childhood growing up in India, but it wasn’t until pursuing a statistics graduate degree in the U.S that she discovered independent and foreign cinema and fell in love with the medium. Her first short film, TAAZA KHOON (FRESH BLOOD), screened at Nashville Film Festival and won 8 awards across 28 film festivals eventually picking up distribution by Shorts TV India. Her latest short film THE SEAL won the 2019 Future of Film is Female grant and is currently enjoying a successful run on the festival circuit. She has also directed and acted in Off-Broadway plays.
Richa is a strong proponent for increasing diversity in storytelling. A storyteller at heart, she enjoys stories of courage.
Areas of specialisation:
- Story/Screenplay Writing