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Tarsem Singh


Indian director Tarsem Singh is the son of an aircraft engineer. He was educated at Bishop Cotton Boy's School in Shimla and relocated to the USA to study business at Harvard and, significantly, film studies at the Art Center College of Design in California. Upon graduating he embarked on a career as a director of music videos, working with such ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Fall
The Fall Director
(2006)
Immortals
Immortals Director
(2011)
The Cell
The Cell Director
(2000)
Mirror Mirror
Mirror Mirror Director
(2012)

Filmography

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 2017 Emerald City (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Lions in Winter (2017)
- They Came First (2017)
 2015 Self/less
 2013 Morgan Stanley: Anthem (Video short)
 2012/I Mirror Mirror (as Tarsem Singh Dhandwar)
 2011 Immortals (as Tarsem Singh Dhandwar)
 2006 The Fall (as Tarsem)
 2003 The Best of R.E.M.: In View 1988-2003 (Video documentary) (video "Losing My Religion")
 2000 The Cell
 1991 Losing My Religion (Short)
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Other Works:

Directed the commercial "Laid Back" for Becks (1998). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Tarsem Singh Dhandwar | Tarsem

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

I shot The Fall (2006) in 28 countries and when I came back, I said, 'Right, next movie nothing shot outside a stage.' Because "The Fall" (2006) doesn't have a thing shot in a stage. Everything was done outside.[2015] See more »

Trivia:

Is a prominent commercial director with Radical Media; he directed music videos that were influenced by the work of the genius Sergei Parajanov. See more »

Trademark:

Characters with elaborate costumes See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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