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Nitin Sawhney (I)

Overview Nitin Sawhney is firmly established as a world-class producer, songwriter, DJ, multi-instrumentalist, orchestral composer and cultural pioneer, Sawhney has become a latter-day Renaissance man in the worlds of music, film, videogames, dance and theatre. Sawhney's output as a musician is highly prolific. He has scored for and performed with ... See full bio »
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The Namesake
The Namesake Composer
Lila Says
Lila Says Composer
Second Generation
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 2014 Every Last Child (Documentary)
 2014 Wonders of the Monsoon (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Drought (2014)
- Deluge (2014)
 2014 Nelson Mandela Redrawn (Documentary)
 2014 Flying Paper (Documentary)
 2012 Japan in a Day (Documentary)
 2012/V Rain (Short)
 2011/III Rain (Short)
 2011 BBC Proms (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2011 Seven Years of Winter (Short) (music composed by)
 2010 Enslaved: Odyssey to the West (Video Game)
 2010 Climate of Change (Documentary)
 2009 Jean Charles
 2008 Living Goddess (Documentary)
 2007 Heavenly Sword (Video Game)
 2006/I Blindsight (Documentary)
 2006 The Namesake
 2006 Nature (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2006 Zero degré, l'infini (Documentary)
 2005 Rose and Maloney (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #3.3 (2005)
 2005 Angell's Hell (TV Movie)
 2004 Lila Says
 2004 Still, the Children Are Here (Documentary)
 2004 Hari Om
 2004 The Legend of the Tamworth Two (TV Movie)
 2004 England Expects (TV Movie)
 2003 Corrientes del pasado (Short)
 2003 21st Century Bard: The Making of Twelfth Night (TV Series documentary)
 2003 Second Generation (TV Movie)
 2002 Anita & Me
 2002/I Pure
 2002 Sunset (Short)
 2001 Ivor the Invisible (TV Movie)
 1999 The Fiancée (Short) (music composed by)
 1998 The Dance of Shiva (Short)
 1998 Surviving Sabu (Short)
 1998 Goodness Gracious Me (TV Series)
 1995 Flight (TV Movie)
 1929 A Throw of Dice (restored version: DVD)
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Original music: TV commercial for "Belle d'Opium" fragrance from Yves Saint-Laurent featuring Mélanie Thierry. Cinematography: Akram Khan. Director: Romain Gavras.

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Cousin of actress Lara Dutta.

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