Sachin Singh aka Kabir is a Mumbai-based Cinematographer
(WICA Western India Cinematographers Association)
Never satisfied, enthusiastic to collaborate with Directors and Producers wanting to squeeze out the human experience of our existence. This has nudged Sachin to work on 5 feature films. His indi-features have received much critical acclaim. “HANSA” (Dir. Manav Kaul, 2012) was awarded FRIPSCI Award at OSIAN’S CINEFAN 2012, while “A Gran Plan” (Dir. Sangeeta Nambiar, 2014) received awards in festivals at Los Angeles, New York, and Delhi. "A Gran Plan" was his first international collaboration as a DoP, it was shot exclusively in Singapore and released in theatres.
His latest "G Kutta Se" (Dir. Rahul Dahiya, 2017) went to MAMI Gold and is fast becoming a cult film in India.
Currently another feature "RANGEET" is in post production, due for an early release.
Earlier in his career in Television, Sachin covered "hot spots" such as Kashmir, Palestine as a current affairs and news cameraman . He took up numerous big lens shoots in International Cricket, Tennis and Hockey. He has been on assignments with Sony, Set Max, BBC, ZDF, Ten Sports, Arte, France Canal 2, and Swiss TV2, travelling across India, Europe, and East Asia.
A graduate of India’s best-known TV school at A J Kidwai Institute of Mass Communications, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, Sachin shares his rich experience with young, visual enthusiasts through teaching and workshops in cinematography at The FX School, Mumbai.
Trained in classical music, Sachin has played the Sarod for over 30 years.