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Soham Apte
2021 MFA Design for Performance alumni Soham Apte

About Soham

Soham Apte (he/him) is an emerging Sydney-based production and costume designer. He is of Indian heritage and grew up in Dubai, before moving to Sydney. He is passionate about designing for films, music videos, and theatre. In his most recent work, Soham designed the set for a live-cinema adaptation of Frans Kafka’s Metamorphosis (dir. Ben Schostakowski), which opened at NIDA in June 2021.
He has also been production and costume designing for music videos and short films such as Kafana, (dir. Marko Cvijanovic), which was selected for Oz Film Festival 2021.

NIDA Productions

Set Designer

OrderSixty6, music video Co-Production Designer
Bruce Banner

Design Assistant

Blue Velvet, music video Design Assistant, Graphic Designer
It's All Gravy

Design Assistant

Other Productions

Costume Designer
Pearly Gates, short film

Costume Designer
Kafana, short film, Oz Film Fest Selection

Set Dresser
We Have Me, short film, SFF Selection

Costume Designer
Under the Concrete, the Beach, short film

Concept Artist
Lonesome Ship, short film

Production Designer
Dark Horse, short film

Graphic Designer
Groundhogs Night, short film, SFF Selection