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Ahsam K R

Area of Practice




PG Diploma in Film & Video Communication, National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad

B. Arch, College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram

Work Experience

  • 10 years of teaching film at Srishti
  • Independent filmmaker
  • Assistant director in commercials and feature films
  • Video editor, production coordinator and filmmaker at StudioNow, AOL

Interest Areas

Fiction and documentary filmmaking, Scriptwriting, Direction, Fundamentals of film, Film history, Film appreciation, Narrative storytelling, Architecture, Sustainable living, Indian mythology, Traditional practices

Current Practice at Srishti

Head of Studies, Undergraduate Skill-based Vocational Program in Digital Filmmaking.

Teaching film-related units in all programs

Creative Practice and Outreach

Doctor - A documentary on Dr.T.K.Kesavan Nayar

Recent Units facilitated

Introduction to Film Language (Studio)

Cities in Cinema (General Studies)

Visual Storytelling (Foundation Workshop)

Projects showcase:

Visual Storytelling


Observation/Composition (Image by Shannayaa Nayak)



Storyboard (Illustrated by Anuhya Mahesh)



Cities in Cinema


Visual representation of the city (Image by Aditi Puttige)



Storyboard (Illustrated by Bhavika Bhatia)