Srivastava took a film making course at the Mumbai Educational Trust, Mumbai. He completed post graduation in film making in 2006. While pursuing his PG at MET, he started directing short films and won the Best Short Film Award at the 16:9 International Film Festival.
Srivastava started his career as Chief Assistant Director to J. P. Dutta. He has also worked as an advertisement director. Srivastava runs a production company, Flying Dreams Entertainment Pvt Ltd; and has made various TV commercials and music videos.
Kushal srivastava's second project was a thriller short film called The Job which featured Kalki Koechlin and got released in june 2018. This short film produced by Kushal Shrivastava under his banner Flying Dreams Entertainment Pvt Ltd. and directed by national award winning director Siddharth Sinha.
|Vodka Diaries||2018||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Suspense Thriller|||
|The Job||2018||Yes||Suspense Thriller||Short|
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