A B O U T M E
Sushant is an award-winning media entrepreneur and versatile storyteller. With over 7 years of experience in the industry, he’s produced an award-winning feature film, as well as several cutting-edge commercials and short films for top global clients, including Maruti Suzuki, Dentsu Impact, and Reliance Industries. Upon successfully establishing three separate media ventures, Sushant was awarded the Entrepreneurial Award by the British Council in 2018.
His film career began in 2012 when he set up Camphor Cinema to produce Indian narratives that inspire global audiences. His first feature film “Ramanujan,” earned Sushant international recognition when it released to critical acclaim in 2014. He was given the Best Production Award by Norway’s NTFF and felicitated by the President of India for producing the social impact film. The film won over 11 international awards including “Best Picture”. Over the years he has built several networks around the world with talent, technicians, and distributors.
In 2015, Sushant saw an opportunity to expand his business by bringing feature style filmmaking techniques to corporate and brand storytelling. He set up Sitting Duck Pictures to develop and produce riveting content across platforms. His intense work ethic and flexible style allowed him to work on a wide range of projects with internationally acclaimed technicians, talent and organizations including Denstu Impact and Maruti Suzuki.
Sushant holds a Diploma in Film Production from Vancouver Film School, a Master's in Business Management from The University of Edinburgh, and a Bachelor’s Degree in IT and Game Design from James Cook University, Australia. A people’s person, Sushant’s motivation to build businesses is underpinned by his desire to interact with wonderful minds.
Camphor Cinema is an independent film production company that produces narratives that combine the best of storytelling, music, visuals, the semiotics of acting, and much more. We believe that the allure of cinema captivates the audience deeper when they bring characters and stories alive.
With an international cast and crew, our first film "Ramanujan", is a historical biopic based on the life and times of the mathematical prodigy Srinivasan Ramanujan. Set in the early 1900s British India and England, the film aims to acquaint global audiences with the struggles of the Indian mathematical genius and to serve as a source of inspiration for the younger generation.
At Sitting Duck Pictures, we develop and produce global narrative and commercial content with global teams to offer top value to our clients and investors. With our experience, we are uniquely placed to curate riveting films that are consumed by western and eastern markets alike. We execute media projects of all types through our international and domestic roster of directors and talent.