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Mihir Bhuta

Writer and Director

Mihir Bhuta, graduated from Mumbai University. He is a well known play write of Gujarati and Hindi Theatre. He has to his credit more than fifteen plays including Chanakya, Aflatoon, Jeevate Lakhna, Hriday Triputi, Tea- Coffee-Or-Me, Jal Jal Mare Patang, Kkkkk...Kiran, Sardar, Maro Piyu Gayo Rangoon and Bhamasha. Chanakya has been translated in Hindi and has received accolades from renowned critics. The hit comedy film Golmaal was adapted from the play Aflatoon. He has written and produced TV serials such as Shraddha, Aakash Peltana, Chatushkon, Chauraha, Chandan ka Palna Resham ki Dori etc. He has directed Chatushkon and Chandan ka Palna Resham Ki Dori in addition to writing it.

Mihir Bhuta has written a few films such as Sindoor, Ankhmicholee, Sawera etc. Besides writing his creativity has surged in several fields. He started his career as an Interior designer before entering the mass media full time. He is an amateur painter and a molder as well as a published poet and Artist.

He ran a regular column in a Gujarati Newspaper Sandesh for a few moths where he wrote on subjects such as current affairs, philosophy, psychology and history.

Won the award from Indian Television Academy for the BEST DIALOGUE for Muktibandhan for year 2011
Mihir Bhuta was invited to adapt Shakespeare’s play in Gujarati for the Glob2Glob festival as part of Pre-Olympics Cultural Olympiad at London.

Member of COMMITEE FOR AWARDS FOR GUJARATI FILMS of Gujarat Government since 2002. Chairman of the same committee since 2009. Designed and wrote the script for SWARNIM GUJARAT INAUGURAL PROGRAM for the Government of Gujarat, on the 1st of May 2010 at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad. (5,000 participants and 1,25,000 in the audience) Wrote Column titled TATHYO NI AARPAAR for a Gujarati Newspaper SANDESH Designed Executed and Launched GURJARI and LASHKARA CHANNELs as : Programming Director in 1998 – 1999

Designed and Executed SANKRAMAN STUDIO in Aarey Milk Colony as Creative Director
Member of Central Board for Film Certification (censor board): 2015 till 2017 and 2017 till 2020
Member of Maharashtra Gujarati Sahitya Akadami 2015 onwards. Play CHANAKYA is running since last 28 years and 2000+ shows in 2 languages.
Won the ‘BEST WRITER’S TROPHY’ in full length Gujarati play competition organized by Abhiyan magazine
Won the ‘BEST SCRIPT OF THE DECADE’ award for CHANAKYA : year 1990/2000 by Gujarat Government.