(Producer / Director)
Apiwat is a Managing Partner at the film production company 89Dreams. Apiwat was a producer on a series of publically commissioned short films, and a producer of the documentary The Stunt. Apiwat was also Second Unit Director on Kickboxer II: Retaliation. Apiwat started his career as a line producer on television commercials. He later took up the role of production accountant on many U.S. film productions, including, Zero Tolerance, The Lost Medallion, Last Flight, The Asian Connection, The Encounter Paradise Lost, The Mark I-II, and Escape. Most recently Apiwat co-directed the feature film, Fail Stage, and produced M.I.A. A Greater Evil.
(Director / Producer)
An independent filmmaker, Paracha graduated with a Masters degree in Film Studies from the Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Recently, he was a producer of the award winning and highly acclaimed Thai language documentary Somboon (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam). Paracha has directed several short films, including All the Love for Money and First Time (a semi-finalist at the 9 Film Festival, Thailand). Paracha started his career, and continues to work, as an assistant director on US film productions, including Kickboxer II: Retaliation, Zero Tolerance, The Lost Medallion, Last Flight, Tekken: Kazuya’s Revenge, The Asian Connection, The Mark I-II, and Escape. Paracha is now focused on his new production company 89 Dreams, where he is a managing partner. Paracha recently co-directed the feature film Fail Stage, and produced M.I.A. A Greater Evil.
Abishek J. Bajaj
(Director / Producer)
Abishek is a partner at 89Dreams, a film production company based in Thailand. Until recently, most of his notable credits were as unit production manager (2 Guns: Zero Tolerance, Tekken: Kazuya’s Revenge, This Is Our Time, The Encounter Paradise Lost). Lately, he has switched his focus to directing, and was the director of several publically commissioned short films, and first assistant director on The Asian Connection. Abishek is also a managing partner at Madling Entertainment, where he produced the feature film Choice, which had a wide theatrical release in Thailand. Early in his career he took on a variety of crew positions for the US film studio Pureflix, co-directed the short film Claire (semifinalist 9 Film Festival), and was editor of the short film Clueless (Soho Film Festival). Abishek has a vast array of credits in production, post production, and as an actor. Most recently Abishek produced the feature film Fail Stage, and directed his debut feature film, M.I.A. A Greater Evil.