Archives for the ‘Los Angeles’ Category

Sushrut Jain On His Cricket Inspired Film – Beyond All Boundaries

By • Nov 30th, 2013 • Category: Diaspora, Entertainment, Featured, India, Los Angeles, Mumbai, People, South Asian Actors, Video

Los Angeles-based filmmaker Sushrut Jain’s new documentary is inspired by cricket. Cricket and films are his twin passions, and his documentary “Beyond All Boundaries” is a perfect reflection of his passions. Set against the 2011 Cricket World Cup  match in India, the film highlights the powerful influence that cricket has on millions of people in [...]

Mathew Lillard: Fat Kid Rules The World

By • Dec 6th, 2012 • Category: Entertainment, Featured, Hollywood, Los Angeles, San Francisco/Silicon Valley

Meet actor turned director Mathew Lillard, who talks about his debut film Fat Kid Rules The World. Based on a best-selling novel by AL Gooing it’s a poignant and interesting coming-of-age film about two teenage boys with very different personalities. What unites them together is their love of music. Lillard is using new and interesting [...]

Delhi Belly’s Akshat Verma Part-1

By • Nov 24th, 2011 • Category: Bollywood, Diaspora, Entertainment, Featured, Los Angeles, People

This year’s Bollywood film “Delhi Belly” was an unusual success. Tthe film was in English, which is a big departure since most Bollywood films are in Hindi. And then there was the fact that the screenplay writer cum associate director and  director were making their debut in Bollywood. But, backing this film was a successful [...]

Meet Paul Debevec – Hollywood’s Master of Light

By • Nov 3rd, 2011 • Category: Business & Tech, Entertainment, Featured, Hollywood, Ideas, Los Angeles

Meet Prof. Paul Debevec described as “Hollywood’s Master of Light” by MIT’s Tech Review.  His pioneering work at the intersection of technology and films has won him recognition and awards. In 2010 Debevec won an Academy Award in science and engineering for his digital facial-rendering technology. You can see Debevec’s digital innovation in virtual cinematography in [...]