Shumona GOEL received a BA in film from Bard College in 1995. She received an MA in Asian Cinema from the School of Oriental and African Studies in 1999.
Her films have been screened at numerous film festivals and since 2008 she has been exploring expanded forms of cinema. Shumona especially enjoys working with low-tech, outdated formats such as VHS cassettes and slide projections. She has worked with movies such as Atreyee (2003, short), John & Jane (2005, co-prod), I Am Micro (2010, co-dir).