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 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 and International Film Industries. With a stronghold in fashion, he has shot advertising campaigns, films and shows for the most celebrated brands and designers.

‘Kaash’, a film written and directed by Ishaan Nair marks his directorial debut. After having it’s world premier at Tokyo International, Indian Premier at MAMI, it will now have it’s American premier at Chicago. Kaash was nominated at the Tokyo Film festival for Spirit Award for debut directors. His feature film served as a foray into the world of advertising, since he has directed commercials for American Express, Taj Palaces, Myntra, Dove, Airbnb, Puma, Apple to name a few.