BRIDGING BOUNDARIES OF FILM MAKING
WE LOVE TO BRING CULTURE AND ORIGINALITY INTO FILMS WORLDWIDE
STORY TELLING IN A COMPELLING WAY IS WHAT WE STRIVE FOR. BRINGING BOLLYWOOD TO HOLLYWOOD VICE VERSA IS OUR SPECIALITY. BRINGING AUDIENCE A FRESH TASTE IN FILM MAKING FROM MAKING TRADITIONAL FILMS THAT FANS LOVE TO AS YOU SAY TICKLE THE CREATIVE FANCY IS WHAT GOOD FILM MAKING IS ALL ABOUT.
Ratan & Malik Media Group Inc. – Movies is a Business!!! As passionate as we are about the creative aspect of filmmaking, we strive on making movies that make money. Sell first make after. The Industry is not just passion any more, the minimum R.O.I is very track able and certain guarantees really secure the investment.
Our mandate is to produce film with high value and low cost. Our relations vary from North America, Caribbean, Europe and Asia. Virgin Territories to film in, really ads the cheery on top. Distributors love it!
The world is globalizing in a rapid pace. Understanding domestic and global tax incentives is a real asset, strategically placing our productions in locations to suit both the creative and financial components is our strong suit. The approach maximizes the genuine success for all stakeholders and investors.
A production is nothing with out the right team. Working closely with creative writers, renowned directors, compelling actors, top-of-the-line crews, really brings the excellence in every project, be it big or small. Producers who respect the creative and not get lost in the business, motivate and bring the best out of their team.
As passionate storytellers, we seek partnerships and alliances with talented individuals and prudent investors who share in our vision for excellence.
Ali K. Rizvi
A successful producer based out of California. Ali K Rizvi was born in Pakistan to a Persian mother and an Indian born father. Mr. Rizvi grew up bicoastal in both New Jersey and California. Exposed to the entertainment industry at a young age by his father, Mr. Rizvi discovered that filmmaking was in his blood. His father, the late Ratan Kumar, was one of India's leading child actors in the 40's and 50's and was one of the pioneers that started the Pakistani film industry. Mr. Rizvi's passion for multiculturalism and diversity in films, with the understanding of world-wide cinema, allows him to utilize his knowledge, expertise and experience for todays globalized market.
His award-winning film SKIN, starring acclaimed actors Jamie Bell and Vera Farmiga, based on the Academy Award Winning Short Film, premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), and played in numerous prestigious film festivals around the world including the Berlin International Film Festival and the Tribeca Film Festival. The film was released theatrically by A24 and DirecTV Cinema, and was a critically acclaimed success.
His next film DRIVEWAYS premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival, where it was nominated for The Best Feature Film award, also winning awards for best screen play and best female lead AT FISA (Film independent Spirit awards). The film also played at The Tribeca Film Festival and Seattle International Film Festival. DRIVEWAYS was also met with very favorable reviews.
His latest successful film HUMAN CAPITAL was released on Netflix, it stars Marisa Tomei, Liev Schreiber, and Peter Sarsgaard, and was written by Academy Award Nominee Oren Moverman. Ratan Films is committed to telling stories that raise awareness, entertains audiences and providing thoughtful content that exemplifies the scope of human behavior and interaction.
Waqar Malik is recognized worldwide among millions of fans for his online presence as a social media celebrity.
His work includes online videos / shorts specializing in motivation and positivity, singer and Men fashion influencer.
Waqar’s background in business, which he has used to build a successful portfolio as award-winning Entrepreneur.
Waqar Malik has starred on international features films as a lead, launched music career with Zee music, Hollywood TV shows, including the popular show Murder Mysteries on Discovery Channel. Etc.