Ishaan nair, filmmaker and photographer, has been working after his degree in direction and cinematography in New York. His thesis film 'Guroor' won him the best director award at the Dusty film festival, a nomination at the IAAC, NY festival and was selected at River-to-River, Florence and Tel Aviv. In his search for himself, he discovered an innate talent for photography.
Without any formal training he has, over the past 4 years, shot covers and editorials for Harper's Bazaar, L'Officiel, Marie Claire, Filmfare and Grazia magazines. His skill has led him to photograph some of the best-known faces of the thriving Indian film industry. With a stronghold in fashion, he has shot advertising campaigns, films and shows for the most celebrated designers.
'Kaash', a film written and directed by Ishaan Nair marks his directorial debut. Presented by Mira Nair, Irrfan Khan and Shimit Amin. After having it’s world premier at Tokyo International, Indian Premier at MAMI, it will now have it’s American premier at Chicago. Kaash is now slated to release early next year. More recently he has directed commercials for Dove for the first ever launch of Dove’s new pink soap in India.