Ajay Bhardwaj holds two Master’s degrees, in the fields of Political Studies (Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi) and Mass Communications (AJK Mass Communications Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi). He has worked in media ( Delhi, India) for the past two decades and has been making documentaries since 1997. His first documentary, A Minute of Silence was on the life and martyrdom of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union ‘s former President Chandrashekhar Prasad. He has made documentaries on political, cultural and development themes that have won critical acclaim. Since 2002, he has been engaged with the Indian state of Punjab that has resulted in a trilogy comprising Milange Babey Ratan De Mele Te, Rabba Hun Kee Kariye and Kitte Mil Ve Mahi. His documentaries have been screened at international film festivals, academic conferences, and community and activist events.