Sindha Agha

Director / Writer / Visual Artist

Sindha Agha is an Emmy-nominated director, writer and visual artist known for her viral, vibrant work.

Sindha kicked off her career by writing & directing BIRTH CONTROL YOUR OWN ADVENTURE, a tragicomic short acquired by The New York Times. BIRTH CONTROL quickly reached 12.5 million organic Facebook views and was nominated for a 2019 News & Documentary Emmy. The film was also accepted into Tribeca and Palm Springs Film Festivals as a part of their official selection.

Sindha has since been awarded two separate Sundance Institute fellowships, directed two seasons of her critically-acclaimed series BODY LANGUAGE for BBC Three, been nominated for “Video of the Year” by the Society of Publication Designers and contributed to Radiolab, The New Yorker, Vox and The Atlantic. Sindha has guest lectured at universities including MIT, UC Berkeley and NYU and her work is included in the curricula of both film programs & medical schools around the world.

Sindha is currently in development on her first narrative series with Channel 4 and working on a 3-part science series for Netflix.