Mikhil was a part of India’s Entry to The Oscars 2017 as a jury member which selected 'Newton' as an official entry.
Mikhil Musale is an Indian Director and one of the very few directors who won a National Award for his debut film.
His debut film Wrong Side Raju, released on 9th September, 2016, was the most anticipated Gujarati film of that year. The film was produced by Phantom Films & CineMan Productions. The film is one of a kind to be screened at 11 International Film Festivals, including the London Asian Film Festival and New York Indian Film Festival. The success of the film won him the felicitation by the President of India at Vigyan Bhavan and the Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
He was acknowledged by Shri Vijay Rupani, the Chief Minister of Gujarat; Shri Uddhav Thackeray of Shiv Sena and Shri Gautam Shah, the Mayor of Ahmedabad. He is also a Creative Director and Co-founder of CineMan Productions Ltd., a production house producing quality Gujarati Cinema with game changer films like Kevin Rite Jaish and Bey Yaar. Apart from this, he is into Ad Film Making & has directed more than 30 Television Commercials until now ranging across various categories for Indian and International brands alike.