Radheya Jegatheva is an Oscar-qualified filmmaker and creative. His films have garnered numerous awards and official selections in film festivals around the world.
Based in Perth, Australia, Radheya was born in Johor, Malaysia to parents of South Korean, Japanese, Indian and Malaysian ancestry. He is a Bachelor of Commerce and Arts graduate from Curtin University (2021) in Western Australia. His films have been selected to 26 Academy Award Qualifying Festivals. His 2019 film The Quiet was Oscar qualified:
and his 2017 film iRony was nominated for an Australian Academy of Cinema & TV Arts (AACTA) Award.
Radheya was the 2018 overall winner of the West Australian Young Achiever Award and was one of three finalists for WA Young Australian of the Year 2019. His works are also used as an educational tool in schools and universities around the world.