Kapish Singla

San Francisco, CA, USA

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  • Film
  • BA in Anthropology
  • From New York, NY, USA
  • Profile 65% complete

About Me


defy time and space


I am originally born/raised in New York, but have made San Francisco in recent years. I have been primarily working for various documentary film foundations and arts non-profits in my time since completing my Bachelor's degree.

I enjoy the pace of cities (having more or less lived in them my entire life). But I do find it necessary to be out in nature on the weekends for long hikes or bike rides.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


I was recommended to join the community by a fellow college student who had done her thesis on couchsurfing. I had the opportunity to start my couchsurfing in the Summer of 2010 while riding Amtrak trains around the country for my own thesis. I had a lovely experience meeting new people in cities that I was curious to get a more insiders view on. I have continued to see CS as an important tool of how one can more meaningfully travel. I have had many memorable experiences and I hope that this website becomes a recurring place and site in my life.


photography, polaroids, trains,(bodies of) water, found objects, cool spaces/abandoned places, folk music, postcards, biking, conversation, rocking chairs, dancing, sitting in nooks

Music, Movies, and Books

movies: sans soleil; lacombe lucien; before sunset; slacker; all about my mother; shame; lost in translation; the assassination of jesse james by the coward robert ford

music: cat power, the national, the avett brothers, neutral milk hotel, neil young, robyn

books: giovanni's room, william faulkner, don delillo
currently reading: roberto bolano to get ready for my european travels later this year

Teach, Learn, Share

your/my city

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Canada, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Japan, Netherlands, South Korea, Spain, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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