Co-founded by filmmakers Natasha Subramaniam & Alisa Lapidus, CHAYKA SOFIA is a Los Angeles based creative studio which draws its inspiration from the natural world to realize film/video, photography, installation, and new media content that spans the realms of fine art and cinema to food & environmental journalism, branding, and advertising.

Our award winning work has been internationally featured in outlets including The New York Times, NOWNESS, The Huffington Post, ESSEN Taste, Gothamist, LA Weekly, LAist, and others, and screened worldwide to acclaim in film festivals including Telluride Film Festival, AFI Film Festival, Melbourne International Film Festival, and Seattle International Film Festival. Our projects have additionally been showcased at the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, Star Chef Conference at the Park Avenue Armory Center for the Arts, American Cinematheque, and Philip Johnson Glass House.