Our People

Our Team

Sajid Varda

Founder / CEO


Assistant Producer


Production Assistant


Writer and Filmmaker

Zahra Malik

Production Assistant

Our Advisors

Jennifer Smith

Interim CEO - CIISA

Sharon Sorrentino

Casting Director

Asra Ali Khan

Managing Director of Liquid TV

Professor Matias Frey

Head of the Department of Media, Culture and Creative Industries, City University of London.

Elizabeth McIntyre

Co-Founder and Director - Screencraft Works

Imrun Islam

Director of Digital Distribution at Studiocanal

Raisah Ahmed

Writer & Director

Sheila Nortley

Writer & Director

Our Patrons

Lena Khan

Writer and Director

Mehwish Hayat

Actor, Producer and Campaigner