Param Gill is an American film-maker of Indian origin, who is driven by an incredible passion for cinema. He is the CEO of FlickBag, a film production and distribution company based in Silicon Valley and Beverly Hills, California.
Param has a unique artistic drive which has led him to produce, direct and write films. Param's first outing as film maker,"Rockin Meera" released theatrically in North America in Nov 2009 and was acclaimed for its huge canvas and soul stirring soundtrack.
He followed it up with a low budget horror/comedy,"Hotel Hollywood" in 2010, which recovered its budget on first day of release.
His next release is "Going to America, a Hollywood adaptation based on the story by Anzeljc Vojko starring legendary comedian/actor Eddie Griffin (Undercover Brother, John Q, Deuce Bigalow etc) Josh Meyers (MAD TV, That 70's show etc), Najarra Townsend, Dave Vescio, Yves Bright and Mindy Robinson. Penny Marshall plays herself in a cameo. The film opened the 22nd San Francisco Global Movie Fest on 15 August 2014 and won 5 awards including best director for Param. The film was released by AMC theaters on 28Aug2015.
He recently entered Bollywood with Waarrior Savitri, a kung-fu epic set for worldwide release on 25 Aug 2016. He is also ready with "DOA : Death of Amar" produced by Remo D'Souza starring Rajeev Khandelwal and Zarine Khan, set for worldwide release in fall 2016. The film screened as part of Director's showcase segment at San Francisco and won Audience Choice Award.
He has acquired rights to, "The Last American Taboo", a spec script written by John Buchanan and is currently in pre-production.
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August 2016: Waarrior Savitri to hit theaters worldwide on 25 Aug 2016.
December 2015: Production wraps on Waarrior Savitri.
August 2015: Going to America set to hit the AMC theaters in North America after winning over 25 international awards on 28 Aug 2016.
December 2014: Production starts on Kung-fu epic Waarrior Savitri
August 2014: Last Supper gets standing ovation at San Francisco Global Movie Fest, wins 5 Awards including Best Director.
July 2014: Last Supper to open 22nd San Francisco Global Movie Fest on 15 Aug 2014. DOA will be screened as part of Director Showcase segment.
June 2014: Flickbag releases the first look trailer of #Last Supper, scheduled for a thanksgiving release in cinemas.
January 2014: Penny Marshall plays a cameo in #LastSupper. She is a well known Hollywood director known for launching the careers of Tom Hanks and Mark Wahlberg.
December 2013: Eddie Griffin and Josh Meyers join the cast of #LastSupper.
September 2013: Param Gill starts pre-production on #LastSupper".
July 2013: Param Gill Wraps production on "DOA: Death of Amar", produced by Remo D'souza.
November 2012: Param Gill is hired to direct a bollywood film #DOA with Remo D'souza Productions starring Rajeev Khandelwal and Zarine Khan!
September 2012: FlickBag INC acquires the script "The Endowment" written by John Buchanan to be directed by Param Gill.
August 2012: "Young N Free Films" partners with Jai Khanna of "Brillstein Entertainment Partners" to start pre-production on feature film,"The Touch" slated for production in Summer 2014.
July 2012: "Young N Free Films" complete production on short film,"The Touch", (a prequel to the feature), directed by Kangna Ranaut.
June 2012: "Young N Free films" has acquired feature script,"The Touch" written by Naomi Lamont for an undisclosed amount.
May 2012: Param Gill partners with Kangna Ranaut to launch "Young N Free Films" with a focus on Hollywood productions.
August 2011: "Politics of Love" opens in theaters across America to positive reviews.
June 2011: FlickBag acquires US/Canada theatrical distribution rights of movie 'Politics of Love' starring Mallika Sherawat and Brian White. The movie is written by Gary Goldstein and directed by William Dear.
July 2010: "Hotel Hollywood" opens to a huge response in theaters across North America.
Feb 2010: After completing a successful run at United States box office, "Rockin Meera" set to open in theaters across UK, followed by South Africa! This Meera is surely Rocking!
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