Kik Butt Entertainment is a company started by one of the most well known Film Editors of India Taranjiet Singh Namdhari.
With over two decades of varied experience in Fiction, Documentary and Advertising we offer Creative Content Creation, Filming, Editing, Technical and Educational services in the field of cinema.
Born at Hyderabad-India, Taranjiet Singh Namdhari specialised in Direction and Editing during his Post Graduation Mass Communication studies at the University of Hyderabad. His Graduation Film “Nafs” won a Certificate of Merit at the Santa Fe, New Mexico International Film Festival in 1995
In 1995 he started his career as an Editor and Visual Effects Artist on the Henry and Avid with Western Outdoor Advertising, Mumbai, one of India’s leading Post Production facilities working on more than 500 Commercials, several Television Shows, Documentaries and Features.
Between the years 1997-2010 he has worked on various Feature Films (Dil to Pagal Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Mohabbatein, Moksh, Dil ka Rishta, Asambhav etc) for Production houses like Yash Raj Films, Dharma Productions, Rajshri Music, Trimurti Films, Endemol Shine India etc in various capacities as Creative Director, Editor and Visual Effects Director.
One of the first Non-Linear Editor and VFX Director in the country he is amongst the pioneers of VFX, Digital Film Intermediate process and Digital Filming Technology.
He has also Produced, Directed and Edited several internationally acclaimed and awarded documentaries on the Life and times of His Holiness Satguru Jagjit Singh Ji (Sarab Kala Samrath, Roop Rab Da, Atal Pratapi etc) "Dhoori Ais Dharti Di - Sri Bhaini Sahib" (We bow to thee Motherland) a historical travelogue documentary on Sri Bhaini Sahib, this was awarded by the IDPA with GOLD for BEST EDITING and the SILVER for the BEST CG-EFX FILM.
He has also Produced and Directed several awarded short films like Smoking is injurious to health (BEST ACTOR AWARD MALE 48HFP Mumbai), A Memorable Journey (BEST FILM SECOND RUNNER UP – Mahindra XUV 5OO Memorable Stories Festival).
His sophomore Directorial film ‘The Great Indian Escape – Khulay Asmaan Ki Oar’ - A feature film that narrated the dramatic escape of 3 IAF Pilots post the Indo Pak War 1971 from a POW Camp in Pakistan released in cinemas in the summer of 2019 to critical acclaim across the Defence Services.
He has just finished releasing the Feature Documentary ‘Sangeet Saroop Satgur’ The documentary is A Musical Journey that discovers the story of Sri Bhaini Sahib a small village in Punjab where every child has in the last 100 years learnt classical music and continues to till date and the mesmerising story of Satguru Jagjit Singh that has remained untold.