Deepankar Kumar is a Filmmaker and Actor based in Mumbai, India. Upon graduating with Bachelors in Engineering, from Pune University, he shifted gears and moved towards his dreamland, “Bollywood”. In a span of four years he has done over fifteen television commercials, four short Films and television series. He started his filmmaking journey as being an assistant director and a self-taught editor working hands-on on music videos, commercials and short films,
In 2021, Deepankar debut short film Kasturi (A story of Untouchable man) won several accolades and awards at several international film festivals including winner of the FFTG Awards 2021 ‘Best Debut Director’ award and 4 nominations.