Summary

I am a passionate filmmaker who believes every story is meant to be told in the best possible way, and I'm here to do all that it takes to help that magical process along.

Credits

4/17 – Current

Production Associate – Figtreevr

Details
4/17 – Current

Coordinating production, app testing and QC, maintaining logs, performing relevant research and assisting the producer with day to day production needs.

7/17 – 1/18

Production Assistant – Ryan Murphy Productions

7/17 – 1/18
4/17 – 4/17

Events Coordinator – Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles

Details
4/17 – 4/17

• Assisted Events Producer for IFFLA galas and managed IFFLA special events and Filmmaker Lounge • Managed pre-planning and day-of logistics including but not limited to: design & décor, sponsor and VIP set-up, signage needs for sponsors/VIPS, load-in, set-up, and breakdown of the galas. • Identified and negotiated in-kind donations for venue decor and furniture • Managed guest lists and RSVPs for galas with Box Office Manager • Assisted Events Producer with Welcome Brunch catering and set-up of Awards Ceremony • Assisted transportation of guests where possible • Worked closely with the volunteer coordinator in staffing and training volunteers for galas. • Assisted Events Producer to prepare events department wrap report and include all timelines, templates and documents

2/17 – 3/17

Line Producer (Associate) 2.0

Film (Theatrical) — Lyca Production Details
2/17 – 3/17

Managed the day to day physical aspects of production including booking cast, organising props, travel, accommodation, managing budget, setting up payroll and processing payments post-shoot.

11/16 – 1/17

Producer Kintsugi

Film (Short) — Infinite Thoughts Productions Details
11/16 – 1/17

Planned and coordinated the entire production of the film from the development phase to its final release.

11/16 – 11/16

Production Assistant Treat Street

Film (Short)
11/16 – 11/16
10/16 – 10/16

Production Assistant Syns Pilot

Scripted (TV) Details
10/16 – 10/16

Performed tasks to help the smooth production of the tv pilot. Worked closely with the Art department to prep sets for filming

4/16 – 9/16

Development Assistant – Josephson Entertainment

Details
4/16 – 9/16

Provided script and novel coverage, pitched promising material to executives, handled phone lines, maintained office supplies, ran errands.

Recommendations

Would you like to write a recommendation for Sonali? Write a Recommendation »

Education

Class of '16

UCLA Extension

Certificate in Producing, Entertainment Studies
Class of '14

Mop Vaishnav College For Women

M.A. Broadcast Communication
Class of '12

Women's Christian College

B.A. Computer Applications

Skills

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • English
  • Final Draft
  • Google Docs
  • Hindi
  • html
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft outlook
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Microsoft Word
  • Movie magic budgeting and scheduling
  • Script Coverage
  • Social media
  • Tamil
  • WordPress