Amitabh Joshi is originally from Kathmandu, Nepal, but currently is based in New York City. He completed his undergraduate education in International Studies with a concentration on the Middle East from Dickinson College. He is interested in exploring youth related issues around the world and environmental sustainability. He is currently working on his thesis film about youth in Mustang, a remote region of Nepal. Amitabh has worked on several short films and has produced documentary, events, and promotional videos.
Amitabh was awarded the Princess Grace Award 2012 (JustFilms Grant) and The Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation grant 2013.