Sushmit Ghosh

Director / Cinematographer

Sushmit Ghosh is an award-winning director-cinematographer from India whose work has been supported by the Sundance Institute, Tribeca Institute, Doc Society, SFF Film Fund, IDFA, The Bertha Foundation, Sorfond and the Finnish Film Foundation, among others. In 2009, he co-founded Black Ticket Films, a production company invested in the power of storytelling. With a strong eye on social justice stories, Black Ticket Films’ award-winning slate of films are being used as advocacy, impact and education tools by institutions across the world.

Five years in the making, Sushmit’s debut feature documentary, WRITING WITH FIRE premiered at Sundance ’21, winning two awards at the festival and going on to win a further 11 international awards.

In his spare time, you’ll find him motorcycling and hiking through the Himalayas.