Vikrant Dhote is a performer, writer, director, and more recently a filmmaker, based in Bombay. He has a B.A in English Literature and has studied at the London International School of Performing Arts. He currently performs in Shikhandi- The Story of the In-Between. is solo theatre show Dekho Magar Pyaar S, a quirky take on gender and sexuality, was developed through the Gender Bender Grant (supported by Goethe-Institut and Sandbox Collective) awarded in 2015. His short film, Any Other Day (2016) won the Best Emerging Director Award at KASHISH- Mumbai International Queer Film Festival (MIQFF) and the APQFFA Best Short Film Award at the Taiwan International Queer Film Festival in November 2017. ja ( 2018) won Best Narrative Short at MIQFF 2018 and is competing for the IRIS Prize.