prodyut deka, guwahati, India

About prodyut
Born in 18th April 1978 in Guwahati in the North-East State of Assam (INDIA), Prodyut Kumar Deka is a Law Graduate from Guwahati University. His first feature film ‘DHUNIA TIRUTABUR’ (Beautiful Woman) based on a fading film actress and released in January 2009, won the State Film Award for the Best Director in 2010. His second feature film ‘SAMIRAN BARUA AHI ASE’ (The return of Samiran Barua) based on the backdrop of the extremist problem of the state was selected for the 18th Kolkata International Film festival, 2012. His third film ‘SURJASTA’ (A sunset), based on the psychology of a child neglected by parents, won much critical acclaim. His recent project is a suspense movie ‘BOROSI’ (The trap) to be released in 2014. ‘MOI KIYO LIKHU’ (Why I Write), a documentary based on the pursuit of prose writing and directed by him was selected in the 2nd Hyderabad International film festival, 10th Mumbai International film festival (North East Section), Twilight film festival, New Delhi and North East Film Festival, Guwahati. Another documentary ‘A SHORT FILM ABOUT WALKING’ was selected in the 11th Dhaka International Film festival, 2010 and Twilight film festival, New Delhi, 2010.