Kanishka Sonthalia

A visual log of thoughts, works in progress and completed works. Documentary Photographer
   
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Location: Mumbai, India
Nationality: Indian
Biography: Kanishka Sonthalia (b. 1990) is an independent documentary photographer currently based in Brooklyn, New York. Her current project, A Visceral Sense, is based on the idea of dignity in birth and empowers non-traditional black families through... read on
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Credits: kanishka sonthalia
Date of Work: 01/02/17 - Ongoing
Updated: 01/18/19
A remote village tucked in the Himalayas in India called Choj takes us into the lives of Phagnu, a native from the village, Chotulal, a Nepali immigrant and their estranged relationship.

The directors of Outsider; Siddesh Shetty and Kanishka Sonthalia were invited to attend 
Dhaka Doc, a pitching and mentoring platform for documentary filmmakers held in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Let's Doc Fellowship in Kolkata, India. The film has also won a grant by FAMU International, Prague, Czech Republic and is scheduled to be completed by mid-2021.
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Tearsheet

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Identity Politics

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An Outlet

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Midst of a City

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My Life, My Katherine

By Kanishka Sonthalia — Amal, Munna & Lion Amal, Munna and Lion belong to an immigrant Yemeni family who runs a bodega in..
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Struggling Faith

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My Life, My Katherine

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Color

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A Visceral Sense

By Kanishka Sonthalia / New York — A Visceral Sense  (Ongoing Project) The question of what a psyche or a soul can experience depends, in..
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