Sandhya Kumar is an independent filmmaker and editor. She has been making documentaries and experimental shorts since 2007. All her films are rooted in the non-fiction, and inspired by the desire to make visible the poetry of everyday life. Sandhya holds an MFA in Film from San Francisco Art Institute, and an MA in Mass Communication from Jamia Millia University, New Delhi. She is the recipient of the ARThinkSouthAsia Fellowship 2011 and an Art Research & Documentation grant from the India foundation for the Arts 2011. She lives and works out of Bangalore.