Trisha Das is an author and award-winning documentary filmmaker. She is the author of “Ms Draupadi Kuru: After the Pandavas” (Harper Collins India, 2016), “The Mahabharata Re-imagined” (Rupa & Co, 2009), “The Art of the Television Interview” (UNESCO, 2007) and the internationally-acclaimed “How to Write a Documentary Script” (UNESCO, 2006). Das has written and directed over 40 documentaries in her filmmaking career. She won an Indian National Film Award in 2005 and was the UGA’s “International Artist of the Year” in 2003. Her films have been broadcast and screened on the Discovery Channel, the STAR Network, NDTV, Doordarshan, in Indian and international film festivals, university campuses and conferences all over the world.