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Farhan A.

Fredericksburg, VA 22401, USA1 review

$500 - $800 / Day

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Top Services

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

    1 review
  • Commercial DP

  • Documentary DP



  • Full HD video camera
  • DSLR or equivalent
  • GoPro or equivalent
  • 4K video camera


  • Wireless lavalier mic
  • Shotgun mic


  • Lighting kit
  • Shoulder rig

About Farhan

Farhan Alam, has been in the film and television industry for over 16 years. He has worked as a cinematographer, director, and editor on many award-winning programs. Recently his feature film, Sawaan, was Pakistan’s official entry to the 90th Academy Awards in the foreign film category. Sawaan has also won numerous awards in film festivals around the world, including best director and best film and can be currently seen on Netflix. Farhan’s passion includes bringing social issues to the mainstream public, be it editing a documentary on the side effects of dry cleaning or just contributing ideas to fellow film makers. Farhan has also worked for four years as a cameraman, editor, and producer at Voice of America. Some of the productions that he has worked on are Kahani Pakistani and View360, for Kahani Pakistani, he has shot, produced, and edited numerous episodes. Before joining Voice of America, Farhan worked on an episodic documentary covering Pakistani film celebrity Reema’s new life in the United States. During this documentary shoot he also covered the historic 2012 elections and traveled to multiple cities around the country.

Top Projects

  • American Institute of Cancer Research_Doc

    • Documentary DP

    Shot, Edited and Directed this corporate video

  • Teaser trailer Ballad of Stingy Jack

    • Commercial DP

    Worked as DP, shot on Red Epic

  • Saawan trailer

    • Commercial DP

    Worked as Director of Photography & Director of the film

  • VOA Urdu seeks videographer

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    VOA - South and Central Asia

    Produced for VOA - South and Central Asia on Storyhunter

    January 2021

  • Official tailer “The God Is Great”

    • Commercial DP
    • Drone Operator
    • Production Company
    • Line Producer / On-Location
    • Creative Director

All Services


  • Creative Director
  • Fixer
  • Production Company

Production Support

  • Line Producer / On-Location
  • Production Assistant
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • Drone Operator
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist


  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

Farhan's Clients

  • VOA - South and Central Asia

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