Anusha Rizvi is an Indian film director and Screenwriter. Her directorial debut is Peepli Live.The movie won the Best First Film award at the Durban film festival and the Gollapudi Srinivas Award. Anusha Rizvi was a journalist after venturing into film direction. She graduated in history from St.Stephen’s College, University of Delhi. It was selected as the Indian nomination in the Best Foreign Film category.