Karim Hussain CSC was born in Ottawa, Canada in 1974. A cinematographer who loves to work in all genres, he is particularly passionate and knowledgeable about the horror, sci-fi and action genres.

He is the cinematographer of such films as Brandon Cronenberg’s Antiviral (Cannes Film Festival Official Selection – Un Certain Regard), Jason Eisener’s Hobo With A Shotgun (Sundance Film Festival), Ted Geoghegan’s We Are Still Here (SXSW Film Festival), Steven Shainberg’s Rupture (Fantasia Film Festival), Deepa Mehta’s Beeba Boys (TIFF Gala), Paul GrossHyena Road (TIFF Gala), Isaac Ezban’s Parallel (BIFF – Brussels), Blumhouse / Universal’s Seven In Heaven, directed by Chris Eigeman. Brandon Cronenberg's short film Please Speak Continuously... that he shot premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in the Semaine De La Critique section, and he has recently completed the cinematography of Brandon Cronenberg's feature Possessor and Jay Baruchel's Random Acts Of Violence, both in Post-Production.

For Television, he has done such shows as Hannibal, Canal Plus France’s mini-series Madame Hollywood amongst others.