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Rajiv is a writer, director, and editor. He began his career in films as an Assistant Director in India, on 8×10 TASVEER (2009), AASHAYEIN (2010), and YEH HAUSLA (2010). ILAI / LEAF (2013), his first feature film as writer / director, featured at several international film festivals including the Mumbai Film Festival, the London Indian Film Festival and the Melbourne Indian Film Festival. He was Creative Director for Afghanistan’s biggest telecom company, Afghan Wireless, leading its advertising, branding and communications teams in Kabul (2011-12). He has also written and directed corporate films and commercials for several leading tech and media companies including Akamai Technologies, SAP, Lam Research, and Disney Hotstar. He has degrees in Journalism (Manipal University, India), Business Studies (Bradford University, UK), and Certificate in Screenwriting (UCLA). He has been a member of CineStory since 2018.
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