Sajid Sanwari is a cinematographer. He began his career as a cinematographer in the year 2008. He first directed the short film Roorkee-By-Pass. He was the Director of Photography (DOP) for the film. It was directed by Arundhati Sen Verma. The cast of the short film includes Seema Bhargava and Shashank Khaitan. The language was Hindi, and it was released on June 29, 2008. Then he cinematographed another short film Baatein Kuch Ankahi Si. It was written and directed by Shashidharan Jacob Manas, and the lead cast includes Thakur Disha, Prachi Shailendra and Mahilani Tarun, Wanwari Prerna and Cliffton Machado. It was shot in Hindi.

Sajid Sanwari entered the film industry in the year 2010. His debut film was We Are Family. He was the second assistant cameraman for the film. It was directed by Siddharth Malhotra, and the top-billed cast of the film includes Kareena Kapoor, Kajol, Arjun Rampal, and Amirta Prakash. It was a family drama, and it was released on September 10, 2010. Kareena Kapoor won the Filmfare Best Supporting Actress for the film. In the year 2012, Sajid Sanwari was the second assistant cameraman for the film Miss Lovely. It was directed by Ashim Ahluwalia. It was a romantic crime drama. The film won three awards, and it was nominated for other six awards.

In the year 2012, Sajid Sanwari was the second assistant camera man for the film Talaash. It was directed by Raama Kagti. It was crime mystery thriller drama. The language of the film includes English, Marathi, Hindi, and Tamil. The film won 5 awards and was nominated for other 12 awards. Aamir Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Kareena Kapoor and Rani Mukerji starred in the film. The film was released on November 30, 2012. In the year 2013, Sajid Sanwari was the camera operator for the film Boss. It was directed by Anthony D’Souza. It was a comedy action drama. The film was shot in Hindi and was released on October 16, 2013. In the year 2015, Sajid Sanwari was the gaffer for the underwater scenes in the film Masaan. Neeraj Ghaywan directed the film, and it was written by Varun Grover. It was a romance drama. The film was shot in Hindi and France.

Sajid Sanwari was the Chief Assistant Cameraman and 2nd Unit DOP (Director of Photography) for the film Airlift in the year 2016. It was directed by Raja Menon. Akshay Kumar played the lead role. It was an action history thriller war drama and was released on January 22, 2016. Sajid Sanwari was the Housing Technician for an episode of the TV series C.I.D. in the year 2014.

Avinash Arun Dhaware Hindi Actor

Avinash Arun Dhaware

Avinash Arun Dhaware is a Director – Cinematographer known for his amazing work in Madari, Killa, MASSAN and many more movies. He was born in Solapur (well known as the textile town of Maharashtra) in 1985 in a middle-class Maharashtrian family. His father work always moved his family to different places. He received his graduation In Cinematography from FTII Pune. He married  Kadambari Kadam in 2016. He started his career by assisting students of FTII Diploma films at the age of 16. In an interview, he said, “They needed few people who were more willing to be of help. I realized I would get to learn a lot and that too without paying a fee".  This led to his journey to become a Cinematographer. He applied for FTII and chose Cinematography, and eventually graduated from FTII in 2011. His keen interests in Cinematography lead him to win many prizes. In 2010, he won cinematography award in Kodak film school competition for his project “The Light and Her Shadows.” Also, his diploma film “Allah Is Great” gained him more popularity when it became an official entry in Student Oscars. The same won many awards, including National Award in 2012. He dedicated almost ten years of his life to the Film and Television Institute of India. After completing his graduation from FTII,  Avinash Arun Dhaware worked for cinematographers like Anil Mehta and Anay Goswami. Anil Mehta was one his favorite directors, and while sharing his experience of early days as a Cinematographer, during an interview, he said, “I’ve always wanted to work with Mr. Anil Mehta because he has the correct temperament for a director of photography. He works for the story and becomes the Director’s right hand. I’ve never seen him quarrel with anyone or over anything. Also, the atmosphere he creates on the set is wonderful. And that is my philosophy too. One bad shot doesn’t spoil the film, and one bad film doesn’t spoil anyone’s life. Above everything, we are here to have fun, and we should enjoy the process. After all, no one knows the future of any film.”  His dedication provided him his way to some of the fabulous work he ever did so far. Avinash Arun  Dhaware has worked in many movies like “Kai Po Che!” ( Berlinale Panorama section 2012), Deool (National Award Winner 2011). He recently shot MASAAN (the double award winner at Cannes) and Drishyam. He also directed a movie, ‘Killa’, which is his first feature film as a director. At 64th Berlin International Film Festival, Killa won Crystal Bear for the Best Film. ‘Killa’ also won a National Award for best Marathi film of the year.

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