Rick Basu, director of Bonolota, began his career as an editor and a TVC Producer. Later, he ventured into directing promotional music videos for several production houses. Then, he joined Shree Venkatesh Films as a promo producer and the editor of various movie trailers as well as songs.

He has edited the trailers of movies like Chander Pahar, Apur Panchali, Nirbashito Highway and such others.As a film editor, his works include Take One, Kolkata Calling, Family Album, etc.