Ragini Bhasin is a Los Angeles-based writer and director, born and raised in Delhi, India. A graduate of Chapman University, her award-winning short films have screened at Oscar-qualifying festivals like Palm Springs, Nashville, LA Shorts International, LAAPFF, Flicker’s Rhode Island International, Aesthetica, KCET- Fine Cut by PBS, and at Femme Filmmakers in the same line-up as Olivia Wilde and Lulu Wang. Her film was also featured in the Wrap’s ShortList Film Festival in 2019 and distributed by ShortsTV, Argo Channel, and PBS, as well as the German ARTE channel in France, Germany, and Belgium. Bhasin is also the recipient of the Meredith Macrae Memorial Award by Women in Film, the Maya Deren Short Film Innovation Prize by Femme Filmmakers, and the BAFTA Newcomers Program. Additionally, she won the CAPE x Janet Yang Productions’ Short Film Challenge in 2022, and Film Independent’s Project Involve – Directing Fellowship in 2023.