Shantanu Ray Chaudhuri - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Bio

Shantanu Ray Chaudhuri is a film buff and editor who has worked with some of India’s best-known authors like Gulzar, Kiran Nagarkar, Manu Joseph, among others. He has also commissioned and published a number of books on cinema which have won the National Award for Best Book on Cinema and the MAMI Award for Best Writing on Cinema and which have been best-sellers. In 2017, he won the Editor of the Year Award, instituted by the apex publishing body, Publishing Next. He is also the author of two books: Whims, a book of poems, and Icons from Bollywood.