Kanu Behl

Kanu Behl

India

Biography

After dabbling in radio, copywriting, acting and theatre, Kanu Behl studied film direction at the Satyajit Ray Film and TV Institute, Kolkata. His first documentary AN ACTOR PREPARES (2006) landed in competition at Cinéma du Réel, France. Next, he directed the documentaries FOUND HIM YET? (2007), for NHK Japan, and THREE BLIND MEN (2008), for ZDF/ARTE.// He co-wrote, director Dibakar Banerjee’s LOVE, SEX & BETRAYAL (2010), bringing him recognition as a voice of note in India. His debut feature TITLI (2014) premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in the Un Certain Regard section, and has since travelled to numerous other festivals. Currently, he’s immersed in a search for what his next feature AGRA means to him.

Films Selection

  • Titli - 2014
  • LSD: Love, Sex Aur Dhokha - 2010
  • Three Blind Men - 2008
  • Found Him Yet? - 2007
  • An Actor Prepares - 2006