Mervi Enqvist (Inderjit Kaur Khalsa) is a film director and screenwriter. Power of the People is her third feature documentary. Previous films are The Boys of Bensonhurst, Brooklyn (2014) and War/Peace (2017). Mervi graduated from the Theater Academy of Finland as an actor in 1997, later she studied filmmaking in New York Film Academy while living in the USA for seven years. She has worked for television, radio and film for over 25 years. She is also a published writer, and an entrepreneur, owning an yoga studio in Helsinki.