Director Amar Kaushik is predominantly associated with Bollywood and in his short career so far, has been a part of several popular films. Starting his career as an assistant director, Kaushik was a part of the Rajiv Khandelwal starrer Aamir (2008). Working with accomplished directors in the industry, Kaushik was also a part of Sorry Bhai (2008), I Am (2010), No One Killed Jessica (2011), Go Goa Gone (2013), Fukrey (2013), Ghanchakkar (2013), and Beyond the Clouds (2017). After years of playing second fiddle, he finally made his directorial debut with a short film Aaba (2017), which was admired by audiences at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2017. He made his debut as a director of a full-length feature film with the comedy horror film Stree (2018). His 2019 releases include Bala, a film starring Ayushmann Khurrana, that talks about premature baldness.