Siddharth Diwan is an award-winning cinematographer. He graduated from Satyajit Ray Film & TV Institute with a specialisation in Motion Picture Photography. His first feature film as a cinematographer, Peddlers, premiered at the Critic’s Week section of the Cannes Film Festival in 2012. He also worked as an additional cinematographer on The Lunchbox, which was screened at Cannes in 2013 and won several international awards. He received the Filmfare Award for best cinematography for his work in Queen, a blockbuster comedy-drama starring Kangana Ranaut. His recent projects include Bulbbul and Qala, two Netflix Original Films. Siddharth is known for his versatile and innovative style of cinematography that enhances the storytelling and the mood of the films he works on.
Jay Oza, K K Senthil Kumar, Priya Seth, Shreya Dev Dube, Siddharth Diwan in conversation with Aditya Varma