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TFM Film Festival Winners Aug 2019

TFM Online Film Festival 2020

TFM Online Film Festival is a premier film festival encouraging Indias Independent Film Makers showcase International films, television, and new media to the world. TFM festival that is devoted to finding and highlighting the best cinema in the world. Our Jury will award the best films through private screenings.

We Are Inspired by Innovation, Enterprise, and Creativity in Film making.

Thousands of films are made every year by extremely talented, innovative, and visionary filmmakers that are left unnoticed. We aim to celebrate these filmmakers for their efforts and share with the world the raw talent that we discover along the way.

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                                                                           About Us

The Filmy Monks combines creative inspiration and artistry in Content Creation, Syndication and Marketing. With a constant focus on meeting the evolving needs of viewers and content buyers around the world, The Filmy Monks OTT Platform is uniquely positioned to meet the growing demand for original content as it continues to expand its portfolio of films, web series, and new media content.

                   From Content Monetization to Distribution, We've got you covered.

TFM Team

Prachee Soman - Festival Director & Creative Head

15+ years across various industries; Education, Banking, Shipping, Entertainment. Each one has been a phenomenal experience. Learning, Experimenting, Thriving at every opportunity I put my mind to. Blending my entrepreneurial experience of conceptualizing and executing challenging ideas and shaping them into sustainable business models. The filmy Monks is my passion venture, to create a platform that is both commercial and promotes Independent Film Making in India. 

Ron Roy - CEO, Film Maker & Channel Head

With 2 decades of Film making, Film Business and International marketing experience, I have been at the fore front of negotiating business alliances, acquisitions & associations. Being a Producer and a Film Maker, I know the pulse of the growing content industry. An MBA in International marketing from Pune University, I have been Promoting content at international Film Markets for more than a decade, at prestigious markets like MIPCOM, CINEKID. Having enormous Media Trade Fair experience, TFM is an amalgamation of international trends & monetization opportunities worldwide. I have varied contributions in many projects by way of Directing, Writing, Editing and Producing projects as a Film Maker. We at TFM have been instrumental in starting the TFM film festival and an OTT platform called ONTFM which showcases good content & promotes young talent. 

"I am obsessed with telling stories at a humane level & showcase ideas that are out of the box."  

Rajeev Gupta - Co - Producer, Acquisition Head & Independent Director

Rajeev has been a part of many productions as Co-producer. His 20 + years being a part of Film Industry across production roles brings in a sea experience of the commercial aspects, understanding of the production values and the economics of film making of the industry. 

Email Rajeev at email id: thefilmymonks@gmail.com

Ashok Purang - Consultant & Festival Jury

Creative Producer of the award winning & critically acclaimed "Filmistaan" (2012), He is the Festival Director of the Navi Mumbai International Film Festival, was Content Head of Firangi Channel, Festival Director of Singapore South Asian International Film Festival (2016/2017) and former core committee member of the Ladakh International Film Festival, etc. Ashok has been associated with theater since 1980, and having learned the basics from Mr. Barry John, has directed about two dozen plays and is also the founder of two theatre groups: Pierrot's Troupe and Showbiz Action Players. 

Anne Doshi - Festival Jury

Anne Doshi, a French national, studied Cinema at la Sorbonne in Paris before shifting to Mumbai 14 years ago. Since then, Anne has worked for events like IFFA and the Marrakech International Film Festival. She has constantly promoted Indian culture and Cinema in France, Europe and Morocco. She is currently producing a short animation film based on an Indian short story and is consulting for the International Kids Film Festival. 

Rajeev Gupta / Sweta Gupta- Content Acquisition Partner - USA

Rajeev & Sweta are content acquisition partners for TFM in the USA. Their Company has been doing a lot of work in the field of media & Films with TFM and share history of working on projects together for Indian productions. Rajeev has been a consultant and has actively been a part of international productions on behalf of TFM in the USA. Sweta has been part of all initiatives with Rajeev. Today Rajeev and Sweta are part of the TFM mantra of helping independent filmmakers showcase their work on the TFM channel. TFM is looking to acquire fresh content in terms of New web series, Shorts & Festival Films. If a filmmaker has made a film or is looking to distribute a film, they can get on touch with Rajeev or Sweta. Email Rajeev@ontfm.com

 

Epsita Mitra / Shoumik De - Content Acquisition Partner - India East

Epsita & Shoumik are content acquisition agency partners for TFM in West Bengal. Their Company has been doing a lot of work in the field of media & Films with TFM and share history of working on projects together for bangla productions. Epsita has been a consultant and has actively been a part of international productions on behalf of TFM in the West Bengal. Shoumik has been part of all initiatives with Epsita. Today Epsita and Shoumik are part of the TFM philosophy of helping independent filmmakers showcase their work on the TFM channel. If you have made a Film/Web series which is ready or under production, We at TFM are looking to distribute & acquire such content. TFM is looking to produce New web series in Bangla. Get in touch with Epsita or Shoumik at epsita@ontfm.com or Shoumik@ontfm.com

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