About Faculty


Naresh Sharma- After graduating from FTII, Pune in 1993, Mr. Sharma worked as cinematographer for 12 years in bombay. His well-known work includes Music video “Nishani” of pop artist Jassi and two feature film ”Ladli”, funded by Children’s Film Society Of India, and “Sonam” about the Monapa language shot in Aruranachal pradesh. He has travel extensively in Europe while shooting ”Vivere” and underwater shoot on 40 islands in Bahamas and Caribbean . Mr. Sharma has curated a retrospective of FTII diploma package to Potsdam film school in Germany ,Tampere international short Film Festival in Finland and Indian film festival "Bollywood and beyond" in Stuttgart Germany in 2004 , 2005 , 2006 . He specialized in scripting short PSA films including well known series “each one teach one” for NLM and founded annual event PSA-CSR. Mr.sharma has directed 4-documnetry films 3-for PSBT, All Time Blues about brass band music culture in India, Rotigraphers of India:- about local photographic community and show must not go on about:- Cruelty against animals & one for MEA featuring kathak dancer Shovana Narayan and 5-intrenational dancers. currently he is Managing director of CRFAT film school and editor AND PUBLISHER of quarterly magazine "cinematography art" and in pre production of Hindi film "Aapka Bunty" based on novel Ms Mannu Bhandari .

Pankaj Sharma

Pankaj Sharma is Electronic Music Production course Teacher:he is also Freelance: Singer, Voice over Artist, Sound Designer, Music Arranger, Electronic Music Producer, Mixing and Mastering Sound Engineer Worked with: Radio Mirchi, Big FM, What NXT Pictures (Production House) as a Promo Producer, Sound Designer, Music Producer, Mixing and Mastering Engineer where productions won many Internal and External big awards such as "Golden Mic award (Radio Mirchi). Most Productions are freelanced with multiple Audio Production Studios in Delhi for more than 8000 Top Indian and International Clients, few of them are: UTV, Maggie TVC, Pepsi, Apple, Blackberry, Canada Tourism, Citi Bank, Dabur, Ford,NBT, Muthoot Finance - Gold Loan TVC, Videocon TVC, E- Learning (Class Pad) and many more ADR, Foley, Sound Design for Doc Films - Todarmal (FTII Film) Pratishruti PSI - Condom TVC (Parivar Niyojan), an upcoming Bollywood Movie, “Pranaam Wallekum while working with Mr.Sanjay Mishra & a successful “Bai Jee tussi Gainth Ho” a “Punjabi Film”, worked with The Director Mr. Vishal Parasher and Mr Bhagwant Maan, released in Dec 2016. As an Audio Expert, a Lecturer, sharing knowledge with latest development in Electronic Music and Sound Design Skills since 7 years at Center for Research in Art of Film and Television (CRAFT) and few more Audio Engineering Schools In Delhi and India. TV Shows As an Artist, Top-11 contestant of the Music Reality Show “Sitaron Ko Choona hai” with Miditech-Real Channel & Finalist of the Show called Exhausted with Endemol-Channel V, Live Performer-Singer since 2008, explored my Skills as a Singer & Actor (Parshuram) for the First Ever Hindi Rock Musical Show in India ”The Story of Ram and Sita”. DAWs, Hardware Mixers & Instruments known: Fl Studio, Ableton, Bitwig, Nuendo/Cubase, Protools, Reason, Reaper & Yamaha O1V96, O2r96VCM, SoundCraft Vi1 & Vi6 etc, I play Guitar & Keyboard and did my PG Diploma (Sound Engineering and Music Production) CRAFT in 2011 & Sangeet Shiromani, University of Delhi 2010

Sivadas Karoorsreedharan

A versatile sound recordist / engineer / also independent Producer/Director equally at home on location or in a post production studio, with a wide range of experience in both broadcast television and independent film and video production. SKILLS Discussing requirements with the client. ????????Organizing recording sessions. ????????Prepare areas such as radio booths and television studios for recording, choosing and setting up the microphones. ????????Listen closely to the sounds that will be recorded and adjusting the sound quality to the correct level. ????????Editing the recording and making adjustments if necessary. ????????Report equipment faults and ensuring that they are repaired. ????????Mixing sounds on a mixing desk and adding sound effects. ????????Making sound recording outside on location. ????????EXPERIENCE TO DATE 1980-1983 Freelance Sound Recordist. 1983-1984 Sound Recordist, Film & Television Institute of India, Pune. 1984- 1986 Recording Engineer, Central Sangeet Natak Academy[Song,Dance&Theatre Akademy] ,New Delhi, India. 1986 Independent Television (ITV) India. 1986-1997 Senior Sound Recordist, The Press Trust of India Television (PTI-TV),New Delhi, India. Since 1997 Freelance Sound Recordist / Independent Producer/ Director

Ruchi Shukla

Ruchi Shukla is working News Jounalist with aaj tak.

Neha Sharma Dubey

Neha sharma Dubey is working in the industry for more than 10 years as New Reporter

Novnish Sahani

editing faculty

Kanhiya Kishore

Kanhiya Kishore is a Post Graduate in Cinematography. He has Industry experience of 6 Years and Teaching in CRAFT film school from Sep 2015 ( 7 Years 10 months as on 1st July 2023 )