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New York-based production company, developing & producing feature documentaries and narrative content. Founded by Sofian Khan.

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TEDx Minneapolis – The Interpreter

01 Aug, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Last night, we had the honor of presenting a 7-minute video about our new project ‘The Interpreter’ at the first ever TEDxMinneapolis event.  The piece was well received, and when the subjects — a US veteran and his Iraqi interpreter — stood up to be…

‘The Dickumentary’ on SiriusXM / Shade 45

11 Jul, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Yesterday I ventured to SiriusXM’s midtown offices and went on The All Out Show with Rude Jude to talk about ‘The Dickumentary’.  I was greeted in the lobby by my name misspelled on the welcome board as Sofia, which happens to me all the time…

‘The Dickumentary’ on The Atlantic

01 Jul, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

The Atlantic featured an exclusive clip from the science segment of The Dickumentary today.  This includes interviews with Diane Kelly and Particia Brennan of UMASS and John Long of Flinders University. See the post at:

BAVC Feedback Screening

24 Jun, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Last night, I was a remote participant in the Bay Area Video Coalition’s annual 4×10 screening series in San Francisco.  Four in-progress films are viewed by a panel who then provide both verbal and written feedback.  We presented an 8-minute clip of our new documentary…

Videology Screening

12 Jun, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Last night, I had the pleasure of screening ‘Naked Ambition’ at Videology in Brooklyn as part of the VideoTales show hosted by Harmon Leon.  The monthly show features storytelling and video.  People get up and narrate their experiences using video as an aid.  In my…

Dickumentary Podcast Interview

11 Jun, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Sometime back, I did an audio interview with Peter Levin of Splash Studios for his company’s blog.  We had just completed the final mix of “The Dickumentary” together and he wanted to discuss the film and a little bit about the mix.  Yesterday, the interview…

Around the World in 60 Claps

10 May, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

With our two feature documentaries completed and released, we did some looking back early this year and compiled a behind-the-scenes compilation of our travels over the past three years.  Sound recordist, mixer and musical wunderkind Evan Manners provided the track, created using samples of a…

‘Bill Houlihan’ Premieres at New York Indian Film Festival

06 May, by Sofian Khan in Short Film

A short film I wrote & directed, starring Aizzah Fatima and Sam Osterhout, had its premiere at the NYIFF last night.  We screened with two other films to a nearly full house, and were thrilled to hear the audience laughing throughout.  Last year our short ‘Stuff’…

‘Gaucho’ at the DC Labor Fest

04 May, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Yesterday, we screened ‘Gaucho del Norte’ at the DC Labor Fest, courtesy of one of our funders on the project — The Latin America Immigration Taskforce Network.  They were key in helping us to finish the project by providing us with a grant when we…

‘Gaucho’ now available to stream on Vimeo on Demand

01 May, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

After streaming on the PBS website earlier this year, ‘Gaucho del Norte’ is now available on Vimeo on Demand.  We wanted to have the film up after receiving inquiries from people who were interested in viewing it, but who had missed the earlier streaming period….