Doel Trivedy


Doel Trivedy wears many hats at Riverbank Studios. She is a Writer-Director-Producer and believes that stories can change perspectives. Doel studied film in Canada and started her career working with Discovery Channel after which she decided to come back home to make films that would make a difference. Over the last 10 years Doel has traveled to difficult locations with her team to document wildlife in its natural habitat and tell stories of environmental concern. These have included the marshes of Sunderbans, the high altitude areas of Himalayas, the Western Ghats and the deserts and forests of Rajasthan. Doel also spent 2 years with her team writing and filming in The Great Himalayan National park to document the rare and elusive western tragopan which had never been filmed in India before. Doel has also produced and directed several episodes of the TV series ‘Earth Matter’s’ which is India’s longest running environmental series on National TV. She has recently completed 2 conservation films as Co-director and Writer - ‘Gyamo - Queen of the Mountains’ and ‘Looking for Sultan’. The films are currently airing on Animal Planet.