Ashim Ahluwalia (born Mumbai) studied film at Bard College in New York. His award-winning documentary, JOHN & JANE, premiered in Toronto and showed at the Berlinale. His films have showed at venues such as the Tate Modern, MoMA and the Centre Pompidou in Paris. He was also commissioned to work on a film and architecture installation for the 10th Venice Architecture Biennale. MISS LOVELY is his debut fiction feature.