Sohan Roy S KFounder Director Indywood Film Carnival
Sohan Roy is an accomplished, performance driven professional Film Director, Producer, Exhibitor, Writer, Project Designer and a proven leader credited with pioneering innovations in Maritime, Medical, Movie and Media industries. A Naval Architect and Marine Engineer by profession, Sohan Roy set up Aries Group in 1998 and it has become a reputed multinational conglomerate with 43 companies operating in 15 countries. He is the promoter of two global TV channels (Marine BizTV and Medi BizTV), India's best double 4K Exhibition Screen Aries Plex, State-of-the-art post production Studio Aries Vismayas Max and Epica Studios-the largest 3D motion picture & Animation studio in India. www.sohanroy.com
Shyam BenegalFestival Director All Lights India International Film Festival
‘Father of Alternative Cinema’, Shri Shyam Benegal is a 7 time winner of National Film Award for Best feature Film in Hindi. He was awarded the Padma Shri in 1976 and the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and bestowed with the highest award in Indian Cinema for lifetime Achievement, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for the year 2005. Also, reckoned as a well respected documentary filmmaker, Shri Benegal is a legendary and one of the most influential filmmakers in India.