Film Critic | Festival Director
Saibal Chatterjee is a National Film Award winning film critic, an author of a book on Gulzar, co-editor of a book on films; and a documentary scriptwriter. He was a columnist at BBC News, Business Standard, Hindustan Times, and Financial Express. And a staff writer of The Telegraph, The Times of India, and Outlook; the editor of TV World; and a consultant to Zee Premiere. He’s a founder member of the Film Critics Circle of India (FCCI). He was a key member of the editorial board of Encyclopaedia Brittanica’s Encyclopaedia of Hindi Cinema. He has served on the team as well as jury of a variety of international film festivals. And is the festival director of the upcoming Pondicherry International Film Festival.