Pulkit Datta

A-Doc / Independent Filmmaker
Raised in six countries across four continents, Pulkit’s filmmaking interests are inherently cross-cultural. He started his career assisting award-winning director Mira Nair and has since worked on a wide range of international projects. He has worked on the creative development and production of narrative films, Sundance-backed documentaries, commercials, short films, and multimedia campaigns. His films have screened at festivals such as, Toronto, Tribeca, and NewFilmmakers New York. JASON, a short film written/directed by Pulkit, won the Reel 13 competition by popular vote and was broadcast on PBS. His recent short film, WISHFUL WHISKERS, premiered at Atlanta Film Festival, and has toured 20+ festivals. Pulkit has independently produced the feature documentary THE FORGETTING GAME (IndiePix), and is a producer on INVISIBLE, a feature documentary in post-production. He also most recently produced the short documentary DO WE BELONG?, which was released by The Atlantic. Pulkit is an INK Fellow, Impact Partners Producing Fellow, and is an alum of IFP (USA), NFDC Film Bazaar (India), and Cine Qua Non Lab (Mexico).