Chuniya is an Indian female film director who predominantly works in Telugu cinema. Chuniya began her career as the director to the famous Television serial Yuva which was aired on MAA TV and worked as a Line Producer for Manam movie.

Actor Nagarjuna was impressed by her storyline and approach towards the filmmaking and offered Chuniya to direct the film Padesave, a triangular love story set in women’s perspective and which conveys how wives and girls think their husbands and boy friends should be. Starring Karthik Reddy, Sam and Nithya Shetty in the lead roles, ‘Padesave’ has music by Anoop Rubens.