Abhish S. Birla
Producer • Director • Editor
Abhish S. Birla has over 20 years of experience. He has produced international documentaries and documentary series for White Mountain Films, National Geographic International, the History Channel, and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). Abhish is accomplished in several capacities, and has received numerous awards and nominations for production, direction, editing, and sound from Canadian and American guilds. His work on Indigenous peoples, endangered species, and historical and cultural figures has led him to supervise crews in North America, Europe, and South Asia.
Awards and recognition include:
Golden Sheaf Award for the CBC production "The Hunters' Sons"
Canadian Screen Award for the CBC series "Les Ruraux du 21è (21st Century Family Farms)"
Canadian Screen Award nominations for the National Geographic series "Deadly Arts"
Canadian Screen Award nominations for the CBC feature documentary "Song of the River"