Prateek is an independent filmmaker based in Mumbai. A graduate of the film direction course from Film & Television Institute of India (FTII), he has directed both fictions as well as non-fiction films which have been showcased at various film festivals and non-formal spaces. His debut feature documentary, A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings, was awarded the Special Jury Award at the 65th National Film Awards. His first fiction feature-length film, Eeb Allay Ooo! was showcased at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival after sweeping multiple awards at the MAMI film festival. The film is the current holder of the Filmfare Award for Best Film (Critics).