Director of Photography

Director of Photography

Filmography

Purdah, JG Films Feature Documentary

• The inspiring story of a young Indian Muslim woman who trades her burka for dreams of playing on the Mumbai Senior Women’s Cricket Team and how the harsh realities for women in her country creates an unexpected outcome for her own family, ultimately shattering and fueling aspirations.
• Critics have called the film “inspiring,” a “must-see,” and “a real life Bend It Like Beckham” (NPR).
• World Premiere at the Cinequest Film Festival and Official Selection at 11 other festivals around the world.
• 100% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes.
• Named one of the “Best Independent Films of the Year” by Rotten Tomatoes critic, Marie Asner.
• Currently available on Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, Vudu, YouTube MoviesTubi, Kanopy, iTunes and Apple TV, and other platforms.

Beyond All Boundaries, Mad Coolie Productions Feature Documentary

• Released all over India theatrically and then all over the world on television. Currently available on Netflix, Amazon, Vudu, iTunes, Xbox, Google Play, etc.
• Winner of six Best Film awards.
• Official Selection at dozens of film festivals internationally, including the Dallas International Film Festival and the Mumbai Film Festival.

Win Win, NABS International Productions Feature Documentary

• Currently finishing post-production and being shopped to streaming services and tv channels internationally.

Nock Out, NBC Sports

• A ten episode archery competition series for NBC Sports Television.
• Currently viewable on NBC Sports or on iTunes.

“Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” Music Video, RiKi Music Video

• Official music video for new musical artist, Riki.

Grown Up Problems, Farmer’s Insurance web series, “Getting Married” episode, Yahoo!

• A scripted comedy web series released on Yahoo!

The Bates Haunting, Turkshead Motion Picture Company Feature Film

• Now available on Netflix, iTunes, Redbox, Walmart, Amazon, and more.

Paranormal, Different Dreamer Films Feature Film

• Currently available on iTunes and other streaming services.

Weak Species, SAG Short Film

• Official Selection at over 30 film festivals.
• Winner of Best Short Film at Filmout/San Diego, Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival, and Great Lakes Film Festival.

“Zia” Music Video, Song Preservation Society Music Video

• Official music video for Song Preservation Society.

“Atoms for Peace” Music Video, Song Preservation Society Music Video

• Official music video for Song Preservation Society.

I Can Do It, Independent Pilot

• Comedy Pilot being shopped to networks and streamers.

Did the Dog Really Eat It?, Grason Pictures Short Film

• Currently being submitted to festivals.

Twisted Fate, Grason Pictures Short Film

• Currently being submitted to festivals.

Salvage Dream, Different Dreamer Films Feature Film

• Currently available on iTunes and other streaming services.

Rethink Your Rubbish, Reality Show Pilot

• Reality Show Pilot being shopped to networks and streamers.

R.A.V.E., Music Video

• Spec music video shot on 35mm film.

Union Station, Independent Short Film

• Recipient of an independent filmmaker grant from Eastman Kodak.

Lucky Man, Independent Short Film

• Official Selection at over 15 film festivals.
• Finalist for multiple Best Short Film awards.

Mirage, Independent Short Film

• Independent drama short.

Begin, Independent Short Film

• Independent action short.

Fed-Ex Kinko’s, Spec Commercial

• Independent spec commercial.

Drive, Independent Spec Music Video

• Independent spec music video.

Roses and Bubbles, Independent Short Documentary

• Independent documentary short.

Buffy, Independent Short Film

• Independent drama short.

Education

University of Southern California

Master of Fine Arts in Cinematic Arts Production

• Cinematography and Directing

• GPA: 3.8 – Graduated with Honors

University of California, Santa Barbara

Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies

• GPA: 3.9 – Highest Honors, Film Studies Honors

• Academic Excellence Award recipient

Skills

  • Directed award-winning narrative and documentary films that have screened at international film festivals.
  • Experienced AC, gaffer, electrician, and grip.
  • Familiarity with Avid, Final Cut, and Pro Tools.
  • Prior job experience with picture editing and production sound.