Regd. Member :Westren India Cinematographer's Association
Screen Writer's Association
President : Mud House Art & Welfare Society (www.mhaws.com)
Date of Birth : 01 July 1972
Summary of Qualifications :
Three year Diploma in Electrical Engineering after 10th: Technical Education Board, Punjab
Certificate Course (Cinematography) : Asian Academy of Film & Television.
Certificate Courses (Video Recording) : Vocational Training Centre.
Special Appreciation course FTII Pune.
Start Independent Freelancer Cinematographer work in 1996:
FILMS IN PUNJABI
MITTI with Mika Singh,
CHANNA SACHI MUCHI with Miss Puja
GELO by Manbhavan Singh
NIDHI SINGH with Kulraj Randhawa and Gurdas Maan
AAM AADMI with Raj Brar
YAAR BAILI with Dev Kharoud
PARINDEY Part 1 & Part 2- Ready to release with Yuvraj Hans
FILMS IN GARWALI
TERI SOUN with Anuj Joshi
MANN BANVRA with Jagdev
BHAAR with Manbhawan Singh for PTC Punjabi
SAADA GHAR with Manbhawan Singh for PTC Punjabi
WJOOD with Ajay Jeti
MUKTI with Sheera Jasvir
Mann Mai hai Vishwash- Sony TV
Zindaan (Kashmiri) D.D. Srinagar
Shodh Mana Cha (Marathi)Tara Marathi
Styamev Jayate (Marathi) D.D. Shyadri
Muktai (Marathi) D.D. Shyadri
Stinger Cameraman - D.D. 1
Documentary Unicef -D.D. 1
Sakhi Daily telecast for ETV Marathi
Work experience with many Punjabi artists like;
B Prak ,Mika Singh ,Yo-Yo Honey Singh,Gippy Garewal,Ashok Mastie,Miss Pooja,Hans Raj Hans , Lehmbar hussainpuria , Roshan Prince,Banny A, Sukhwinder Panchi, Malika -Jyoti, Manjit Rupowalia ,Romy Ranjan,Sheera Jasvir and Many more
EXPERIANCE AS DIRECTOR:
* Short film- BERAKS
* Short film- ERROR OF MINDS
* Short film- I WANT TO BE A TERRORIST
* Short film- THE CLUNCH
* Short film- MISSION PERFORMANCE
21 Official selections, 8 Nominations,14 Awards
Short film ERROR OF MINDS:
1)Winner-Lake view international film festival-2019- Best Indian short film
2)Winner-LSFF-2019-Best short film
3)Winner-Global film fest 2019, Las Vegas- Best short narrative film.
4)Winner- Dunk International film festival 2019, Bhutan -Critic's choice Award.
5)Winner- L’Age d’Or International Arthouse Film Festival (LIAFF),Kolkata, West Bengal.-Audience choice award
6)Winner at 25th season of Cult Critic Movie Awards- Kolkata, West Bengal.
7)Winner- 25th seasons of Virgin Spring Cinefest-2019 ,Silent short film(Silver)
8)Winner Critics Choice Award - Tagore International Film Festival (TIFF),Dec19
9)Special jury Award-Cafe Irani Chaii International Film Festival-2020.
10) NOMINATED for the prestigious SUN OF THE EAST AWARDS-2020
11) NOMINATED for the prestigious GOLDEN DRAGON AWARDS®. The final result for the best of the best will be published in April 2020.
12) NOMINATED for the prestigious PIGEON D’OR AWARDS®. The final result will be published in March 2020.
13) NOMINATED for the prestigious JEAN LUC GODARD AWARDS. The final result will be published on September 2020.
14) Nomination for best short narrative film i-Erie International Film Festival, -2019 ,Erie Pennsylvania(USA)
15) NOMINATED for the prestigious GOLDEN GALAXY AWARDS®-2020
16) SINEVIZYON - 2019,Cyprus- official Selection
17)6th Goa Short Film Festival -2019 ,Official Selection
18)Cefalu short film festival-2019, Itly.- official selction
19) Pune International short film festival-2019.- official selction
20) Officially selected in the Vindhya Internation Film festival-2019 of Madhya Pradesh.
21) Wimbledon film club -2019-official selection
22) official selection-intimalente/intimatelens film festival- 2019,Itly
23)Official selection -1st Universal Short Film Festival-2019,Pune
24) Shot cine fest-2019- Official Selection
25) Filmeraa International film and Web series Festival-2020.
26) Official selection L’Hospitalet de Llobregat International Film Festival-2020, Barcelona .
27) Official selection in Panjim International Film Festival.
Short film BERAKS
1)Winner- ROYAL REEL AWARD in Canada International film festival -2019
2) Winner-Best film at CUFF festival-2017
3) Finalist -Grand Indiewise-2018 , Miami, USA
4) Official Selection -Pune International Short Film Festival 2019.
5) Official selection Cefalu film fest 2019 ,Itly.
6) Official selection Wimblendon film fest-2019, UK.
7) SINEVIZYON-2019, Cyprus- Official Selection
8) 6th Goa Short Film Festival-2019 Official Selection
1) PTC punjabi award nomination for Best video of year and best video Direction-2010
2) Awarded for Outstanding Contribution to cinema and Television -2002 Asian Academy of Film and Television.
3)Short film maker icon Award by Bhararat International film festival 2020, Mumbai.
Short film MANN BANVRA AS WRITER
1)Official selection Cefalu film fest 2019 ,Itly.
2)Official selection First Time filmmaker 2019, UK.
3)Offocial selection in Las Vegas Global Fest 2019,USA
4)Special jury mention Award - ICA - International Cultural Artifact Film Festival-2019,Pune,Maharashtra INDIA