Kushal Srivastava is an Indian film director and producer. Srivastava made his directorial debut with a suspense thriller called Vodka Diaries featuring Kay Kay Menon & Raima Sen as the leads. The film was highly appreciated by critics like Komal Nhata, Subhash K Jha & Taran Adarsh. His guru JP Dutta did the muhurat of the film. Veteran film makers like Vishal Bhardwaj, Imtiyaz Ali and Ashutosh Gowarikar also came forward to support his film Vodka diaries. He received ‘Best Short Film Award’ for directing a short film called Kaafir, award was given by Mr. Aamir Khan in 2007. The job is his latest short film as a producer which features Kalki Koechlin. His second feature will be a crime drama in the background of Uttar Pradesh.