Aijaz Gul got his early education at Aitchison and FC College, Lahore. He did his graduation and Masters in Cinema from University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA. He is a film critic and a prolific writer. A collection of his articles was published in the form of three books: Lights Camera Action (Urdu) in 1991, French Films (English) in 1991 and Dhundli Tasweer (Urdu) in 1992. He also contributed a chapter on Pakistani Films for a book on films from Asian countries published in Delhi in 2002. Aijaz has reviewed films on television. He is a member of NETPAC (Network for the Promotion of Asian Cinema) and FIPRESCI (International Film Critics Association). He resides in Islamabad, Pakistan.