A graduate from FTII, Bina Paul started her career as editor for the ground breaking Malayalam feature film AMMA ARIYAN. She has worked in more than 50 films and won the National Film Awards for Best Editing twice for MITR MY FRIEND and UNNI, and State Film Awards for SAYAHNAM, MARGAM and MEGHMALHAR. She has also won State Television Awards many times. Since starting her tenure in C-Dit as Deputy Director, she has been involved in film teaching and training. She was involved in the conception of International Film Festival of Kerala, and being the Artistic Director for 13 years she was instrumental in making it one of the top film festivals in the World. She has also served in the juries of many international film festivals of Berlin, Loacarno, Durban etc. Bina has been into film education for more than two decades now.