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Sohil is a writer and director based in Pune and Los Angeles. He graduated from the University of Southern California(USC) Film School with MFA in Film/TV Directing. He won the prestigious Directors Guild of America(D.G.A) Award for his thesis film 'Difficult People'. Difficult People was also nominated for the American Society of Cinematographers Student Heritage Awards. Sohil's films have been screened at international film festivals such as the International Film Festival of Rotterdam(IFFR), International Film Festival of India(IFFI),  Palm Springs, Rhode Island International, Edmonton International, LA Asian Pacific, Dharamshala (DIFF), Kerala (IDSFFK), Newyork Indian Film Festival and have been acquired by multiple online platforms. Sohil is a BAFTA Fellow for their newcomer's program in Los Angeles.

At USC, Sohil was chosen to co-direct an episode for a Warner Brothers Studios funded project, 'Samir'. Financing his education was only possible for him with the help of numerous scholarships such as the James Bridges Directing Scholarship and Edward Thomas Troutner Cinematography Scholarship. Sohil is currently working on making his first feature film.