Director: Nithil Dennis
Nithil Dennis has 17 years of combined experience in both academic and industry and holds a Degree in Visual Communication, specialising in Photography from Loyola College, Chennai and a Masters in Electronic Media, specialising in Film and television production from Anna University, Chennai. He also has a 3-year Diploma in Printing Technology. He is also a UGC-NET qualified Lecturer.
He is a qualified and experienced academician with 13 years of teaching experience in various specialisations of Photography & films. He has worked in leading educational Institutes holding various important positions and responsibilities. He has a strong sense of identifying photo stories. His research Interests are ‘Digital Storytelling through Images' and ‘Participatory approaches with the help of Digital Imaging Technologies and its uses in the representation of Ethnographic Communities in India’.
He has been working extensively with ethnographic communities in Southern India as part of his Research. He has worked with leading photographers and filmmakers, which include International Award-winning Environment and Wildlife filmmaker and photographer Mike Pandey.
He has directed and filmed two documentaries, which have been screened in International Film festivals.
He has directed and photographed a documentary series ‘Unlocking Lives', an NDTV based show, with topics ranging from Tran sexuality, single women, gypsies, expats, male Bharatanatyam dancers and theatre personalities.
He also has worked with leading Photographers in various advertising campaigns and has done an International Internship in Argentina as a photo and video journalist for a leading News Website based in Buenos Aires.
He has experience in all spheres Visual production and communication and as an ardent photographer loves to travel and document various cultures, traditions, landscapes and people.