Utpal Datta

Utpal Datta is an Indian author and translator. He writes for print, audio- video and digital platforms. He writes mostly prose- Novel, Travelogue, Criticism, Radio Feature and Play. His novel Mozartor Swarlipi (Staff Notation by Mozart) (written on his 200th death anniversary) had been adopted for Radio and Screen. He is known for his film criticism for which he has been awarded with several awards including Indian’s highly honoured National Film Award. He is a professional radio producer and has earned several National and International Fellowships for writing and production of radio programmes. He is a known short film maker and his films are being screened at several International Film Festivals. His latest film Bahubritta (Circles) is based on a poem.