Sandhya Suri is a British-Indian writer/director based in London. A graduate in pure mathematics, she received a scholarship to study documentary at The National Film and Television School. Her feature documentary I FOR INDIA premiered in the World Competition section of the Sundance Film Festival, screened at over 20 international festivals and garnered several awards before being released theatrically to critical acclaim in the UK and the U.S. In 2016 she was selected for both the Sundance Screenwriters’ and Directors’ Lab with her first fiction feature SANTOSH, which Inflammable Films have since come on board to produce and the BFI and BBC Films are providing production finance. Her first fiction short THE FIELD was produced by Thomes Bidegain and Balthazar de Ganay and won Best International Short Film at TIFF in 2018, and was nominated for the BAFTA Best Short Film in 2019.