Ruchi Narain is a Mumbai-based film director and screenwriter, most known as the writer for the film `Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi` (2003), and later directed `KAL - Yesterday and Tomorrow` (2005).
She spent her early years in Muscat, Oman and Dubai, where she attended the Sultan's School. She started her career as an assistant to Sudhir Mishra in `Is Raat Ki Subah Nahin` (1996). Subsequently, she was associate producer, assistant director and screenplay writer for the film `Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi`, for which she won the Best Screenplay Filmfare Award, Zee Cine Award and Star Screen Award. She was also the writer-director of `KAL - Yesterday and Tomorrow` (2005), which won her critical acclaim.