Producer & Director
Amit Khanna is a Film-maker and an avid Fashion photographer from Mumbai, India. The sole holder of the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award in the field of fashion photography, Amit Has recently made India Proud at the Nice Film Festival on winning the award for the best short film in a foreign Language for his film " An untold story of Paperboats.'
His undying passion and commitment have led him to showcase his skills at celebrated platforms like Provogue Mr. India, Miss Diva, Femina Miss India, BCL, Campus Princess, Lakme Fashion Week, Wills, IIJW. Amit has been associated with international brands like Starbucks for celebrity photo shoots as well as brands like Chromozome, Oriflame, Gatsby, Crusoe, Natures Essence and many more. His style transformed fashion photography in India, and gave it a global edge to magazines like L'officiel, Nobleless, Hi Blitz, AGL, The Man and Men's Health.
Amit is an award winning director and writer who kicked off as the youngest in the field with his debut as a writer with Channel V's first fiction show "Roomies" and debut as a director with his first feature film "Tutiya Dil' followed by Badmashiyaan which is also now on NetFlix
He has directed over 14 films that are creating a rage across film festivals in the world. Amit recently represented India at two prestigious platforms as his latest stint, An untold story of Paperboats written and directed by him which was showcased at the 69th Cannes Film festival as well as won accolades at the Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival as the best short film (action)
He has become a pioneer in creating Web series for the digital space with his latest "All About Section 377." Amit has also played the central character of the series hence making his acting debut with the same. The series has been ranked in top 5 web series made in India by Buzfeed and bookmyshow as well as enjoys a rating of 8.6 on IMDB. It has also made a mark globally winning the best feature film in a foreign language at the Berlin International film festival 2017
As a photographer, director, and writer he is a jack of all trades spreading his expertise across the globe.