Bharath Murthy works in comics, animation and film, having studied painting at Fine Arts Faculty, M.S.University, Baroda, and film direction at Satyajit Ray Film & TV Institute, Kolkata. Since 2012, he has been teaching Film Direction at Film & TV Institute of India, Pune as Assistant Professor. His debut book length comic ‘The Vanished Path’ will be published in early 2015. In 2010, he made a feature documentary on Japanese comics culture, ‘The Fragile Heart of Moé’, co-produced by NHK, Japan. ‘Comix.India’, an independent comics anthology magazine was founded by him in 2009.
He is working to expand his horizons to direct and produce original animation works.