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

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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….

‘The Dickumentary’ on Comcast’s TV Blog

21 Apr, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

Chi-hui Yang posted a short interview today that he conducted with me for Comcast’s TV Blog.  I had the pleasure of being part of a month-long seminar this past summer at UnionDocs, during which Chi-hui curated daily screenings of documentaries of all stripes, followed by…

Reddit AMA on ‘The Dickumentary’

03 Apr, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

I was invited to do an Ask Me Anything session yesterday on Reddit.  It was a really interesting experience engaging in a no frills text-based discussion about the film.  Even after the scheduled hour, I’m still getting questions.  I hope that as the film reaches…

‘The Dickumentary’ DVD / VOD release

01 Apr, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

The Dickumentary was released yesterday on DVD / VOD in the US.  The NY Post did a piece on the 5 most interesting facts about the penis, while HuffPost filed a story based on the special feature clip we exclusively provided to them about the phallic…

‘Gaucho’ at the American Documentary Film Festival

30 Mar, by Sofian Khan in Documentary

For the west coast premiere of the film we were invited to screen at AmDocs in Palm Springs.  We also took part in the AmDocs Film Fund pitch competition with our new project ‘The Interpreter’.  We will find out whether the jury will award us…