About Anjali

Anjali is a Writer | Filmmaker

Alumna of the London Film School. With academic degrees in Commerce. Communication Studies. Filmmaking. 

A reverse migrant to India, Anjali Menon’s works reflect themes of the migrant experience, family, gender equations and cross cultural interactions. Anjali’s work straddles artistic cinema and popular genres. When she is not writing or directing film, Anjali does a few other things and plays catch with her son.

She hopes to get better at all of them.



Writer, Director & Producer of short, feature & documentary films

Jury on film festivals of IFFK & MAMI

Founder of Little Films

Speaking & Teaching

Motivational speaker at TED and national forums like CII, WEN, IGCE. Guest faculty at premier educational institutions in India – IIT Mumbai, MICA Ahmedabad, Wilson College, KC College, St.Aloysius, LV Prasad Film & TV Academy and more

Gender & Social Justice

One of the Founders & Volunteer at WCC for equal opportunity to women in cinema.

Developing an initiative for gender sensitisation among school children.

Writing & Blogging

Published short stories, screenplay and articles. Guest Editor at Times of India Onam edition 2018. Currently working on a collection of short stories about migrants.


Culture & Nature Conservation work through Lore Trails

Film Documentation of folk & traditional performing arts

Support & Volunteer at

ORC | Anahad | Reaching Hand | NFAI | Sopanam | Goonj



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