Sohil is a winner of the prestigious Directors Guild of America(D.G.A) Student Award, 2018 for his thesis film 'Difficult People'. Difficult People was also nominated for the American Society of Cinematographers Student Heritage Awards. His films have screened at more than 60 international film festivals including Palm Springs, Flickers Rhode Island, Edmonton International, LA Asian Pacific, Dharamshala (DIFF), Kerala (IDSFFK), LA shorts; and have been acquired by multiple online platforms such as ShortsTV, Omeleto, Discover and Viddsee. Sohil is an alum of the University of Southern California(U.S.C) Film School with M.F.A in Film Directing.
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 wants to bridge the gap between east and west with thought-provoking, visually compelling and universally relatable stories that unite all of us as humans in the end.