SANJAY BHATTACHARJEE has over 2 decades of experience in the international media and entertainment industry and started off as Head Corporate Communications with a pioneer in television programming in India, that also produced several National award winning movies.
Thereafter, in his diverse roles as a CEO, Co-Founder, and Founder Director at various Motion Picture companies, Sanjay helmed their overall strategy, day-to-day operations, advocacy, B2B partnerships, acquisition initiatives, content creation, managed film funds and Hollywood co-productions consolidating their business in India and the key markets of Europe and America. His movies have won numerous awards at Toronto, Los Angeles and Madrid Film Festivals and had theatrical release in India, Dubai, Singapore, Malaysia, South Africa, Italy, Mexico, Argentina and America. As an independent producer, his first film won a National Award, the FIPRESCI Critics’ Award and was the official selection at the Berlin Film Festival.
Presently, Sanjay is driven by a passion to create a global entertainment brand that capitalizes on the existing as well as emerging technologies that impact media and content creation and consumption worldwide. In last few years, Sanjay has collaborated with and developed enduring partnerships with likeminded individuals and entities in countries across US, Canada France, Spain, Singapore, Peru, Chile, Turkey, Switzerland, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
His mission is to develop, produce and distribute up to 10+ commercially viable, socially relevant and franchise able projects annually—including feature length fiction and non-fiction content for domestic and global markets and episodic series for major global OTT platforms—through strategic partnerships with top talent, sales distribution, producing and financing companies. Sanjay’s strength is to curate content through producing partners—premier media, artist, finance and distribution networks—using their deal-flow and hedge risk with part financing premier media, artist, finance and distribution. He is a Film and Television Production alumnus of UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, and is presently based out of Mumbai, India.