The Company, with its complete high tech production facilities, has been catering to the making of Hollywood movies and now can boast of an impressive infrastructure in place to enter into the arena of Bollywood. The Company has been in existence since the last four years and began making medium budget English movies. The company is backed by a strong team of professionals in direction with indoor and outdoor shooting management. The company has a richly experienced senior in-house team with effective time management skills to execute the project with keen precision.
The Company, promoted by Phiroz Ahmed Sheikh already has experience in making Bollywood and Hollywood movies.
The Company owns intangible assets by way of videos and film rights of a few Hollywood movies which add credence to its ability of executing film making project in record time within budgeted cost by effective cost control management under the able leadership of a strong and experienced finance team.
The promoter of the Company had embarked upon several Hollywood and Bollywood projects which have been turned into assets and have contributed as wealth to the Company.
The company has a team of highly skilled and experienced staff with a strong background in film making. The company has everything needed in-house to execute the film making project efficiently with perfect co-ordination all under one roof. The team heads of each department are as follows :
Story /Script Writer
Director of Photography
Other Team Head
Main Producer :
Mr. Phiroz Ahmed Sheikh Promoter of Big Idea Designs Ltd has been in the film industry for the last 20 years by associating himself in various ways. He has to his credit making, releasing and acting in a Bollywood movie named ‘Saazish’. He was also Associate Producer with Mr. Martin Gooch in the making of English Movie 'Death'.
Ms.Arsala Qureishi schooling in the well-reputed J.F.K. International School in Switzerland. She completed her
studies and desire at University Southern California by studying cinema.
She has successfully had credit to her standing by producing the movie “The Unforgettable” in 2009. She already has three scripts- House-Husband, Youngistan and Ek Ladki Bheegi Bhaagi Si to be produced in the year 2015 with Big Idea.
Director - Vandal Movies Pvt Ltd. (Independent Production House) Established in 2006.
Director (TV) - "Jasoosi Duniya" , daily soap opera for ETV Network, Producer - New Wave Cinema.
Director (TV) - "Woh Kaun Tha" [2002- 2003], a weekly thriller, 48 half hour Episodes aired on ETV Network from June 2003 - May 2004, Producer - New Wave Cinema.
Producer - "Sheeshay Ka Ghar" - weekly soap opera, 52 episodes aired on ETV Network from May 2001- April 2002. Producer - New Wave Cinema.
Producer - "Yunhi Chup Chup" - music album / video released by BMG Crescendo in 2000. Producer - Irsal Music Creation. The album features two tracks from the legendary duo, Laxmikant Pyarelal; sung by the stalwarts of the industry - Alka Yagnik, Kavita Krishnamurthy, Bhupinder and Mitali Singh.
Producer and Story writer - "Aasmaan" - soap opera for Zee TV  starring Achint Kaur, Ayub Khan, Rahul Bhatt, Rohini Hattangadi and Rajeev Verma.
Arsala supports and endorses artistic work that promotes World Peace. Her forthcoming projects are dedicated to the children of the world who are the greatest Victims of War.
Mr. Martin Gooch is the founder of Gothic Manor Ltd and has more than twenty years of experience in film making and expertise in all areas of the film making process, comprising of development, pre-production, production (shooting), post- production and distribution. Mr. Martin is known for producing quality individual and successful independent British Feature Films and has to date produced two feature films - DEATH (released as After Death in the USA) and Search of Simon and one feature length live music film. He also has to his credit the producing of several short films and pop videos. “Death” won or was nominated for eight awards in 10 film festivals in 2012. “Search for Simon” also won Best Movie at the Monaco Film Festival and also Best Movie at the Boston Sci-Film Festival in 2014.
He is associated with and is also a Board member of our Big Idea Designs Ltd.
Big Idea Designs enjoys expertise from both Bollywood and Hollywood Directors.
Creative Consultant :
Mr. Sudhir Nair started of as an amateur in Guajarati theater in the early 80s, then went across the nation with competition plays, worked as panel artist in ISRO Ahmadabad, worked in the Gujarati TV Industries in various capacities in DD era, shifted to Mumbai in 1986 and joined Gujarati professional stage and Film Industries as an Assistant Director to various Directors - primarily with K Vishwanath, K Sashilal Nair and Mazhar Khan. He directed the film “ Saazish” in 1998, starring Mithun Chakraborty. He is now is actively involved in making documentaries and feature films, currently working on a British film and in a Gujarati play.
Line Producer :
Mr.Ashwini Chopra He has been not only an experienced Line producer getting everything done on the ground with absolute precision in working within time deadlines. Further to this, he is also a strong link to all the star cast, production and direction team from India in UK and facilitates them with facilities of the highest standard in terms of location, offices, local cast, working with authorities for all kinds of permission and all the other ancillaries’ facilities to shooting. He also has to his credence the experience of acting in a few movies.
Manish Nair He has rich experience as line producer and has many credits to his side in organising and co-ordinating production work at the site. He is known for meeting the time deadlines. He keeps strong connection on the set with star cast, production and direction team. He also works with authorities for all kinds of permissions and using facilities for shooting. The company under Mr. Manish Nair had engaged in line production for many films and TV soaps. He has managed some Bollywood movies such as Viruddh & Goal, which were shot in the UK. He has contributed also in some of leading TV serial under leading producers of Bollywood. Manish has long relationship in organising line production for many Bollywood movies at UK locations with local casting crew, shooting site, permissions and compliance for subsidies.
The following work is to the credence of Line producer :
PRODUCTION (Films & TV)
Producer - TV soap “Mome Ke Pankh in UK for an Indian TV channel.
Executive Producer/Line Producer – Ashwini Chopra
Cee-ITV and Mars Entertainment’s “Private Moments” Dir: Jag Mundhra.
Cee-ITV and Mars Entertainment’s “Ayudhyam” Starring: Prashanth & Sneha - July 2004 (In the UK).
Slam Ltd’s “Junoon” Dir: Karan Razdan, Starring: Meghna Naidu. Gulshan Grover, Rajiv Tara, Padmini Kolhapure, Raju Kher, Vaastavikta - Jun-July 2004 (In the UK).
Cee-ITV and Mars Entertainment’s “Ramji Londonwale” Dir: Sanjay Dayma .
Starring: R. Madhavan, Samita Bangargi, Raj Zutshi, Satish Shah - April-Jun 2004 (In the UK) .
Cee-ITV and Mars Entertainment’s “Aethiree” (Tamil) Starring: R.Madhavan - March 2004 (In the UK).
Shanaya Telefilms and Aum Creates “Kabhi Bhi Kahin Bhi” Dir: Yogendra Singh, Starring: Dino Morea, Dia Mirza, Ashish Chowdry, Sharat Saxena - Jan-Feb 2004 (In the UK).
Inspired Movies “Shukriya”- Dir: Anupam Sinha, Starring: Aftab Shivdasani, Anupam Kher, Rati Agnihotri, Shriya, Indraneel Sengupta - Jan-Feb 2004 (In the UK).
Himalaya Motion Pictures “Ek Quatil”- Dir: Darshan Bhaggha - Nov 2003 (In Switzerland).
Inspired Movies ”Chess”- Dir: Manoj Bhatnagar, Starring: Anupam Kher, Mahima Chaudhary - Dec 2003 (In the UK) .
Inspired Movies “Kuch Din Kuch Pal”- Dir: K.S. Shiva - Nov-Dec 2003 (In the UK).
Inspired Movies “Kaun Hai Jo Sapno Mein Aya” Dir: Rajesh Bhatt, Starring: Rakesh Bapat, Richa Pallod, Anupam Kher, Kader Khan - Aug-2003 (In the UK).
Trimurti films “Asambhav” Dir: Rajiv Rai, Starring: Arjun Ramphal, Priyanka Chopra, Naseeruddhin Shah (Shot completely in Switzerland) - May-2003.
BR films “ Baghban” – Dir: Ravi Chopra, Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Salman Khan & Mahima Chudhary - March 2003.
Bubby Kent’s “Shaadi Karke Phas Gaya Yaar” Starring: Salman Khan & Shilpa Shetty - Aug. 2001.
“Pyar, Ishq aur Mohabbat” Dir: Rajiv Rai, Producer: Trimurti Films. (First ever-Indian film shot entirely outside India). In charge of entire production i.e. Production Co-ordination, locations, artists, lab, purchasing & hiring of equipment, final mixing of Music & final mixing of the film & PR - September 2001 Producer: Pilot episode in UK for an Indian TV channel - Pardes in 1998.
Produced, scripted and presented my own TV Show “Hum Aur Aap” for Namaste TV for the last 7 years.
Monsoon - Hollywood Production
The Perfume Garden - Hollywood Production
Pyar Ishq aur Mohabbat
Midland & Saudi Bank,
National Westminster Bank
Suisse Credit Bank,
Equitable Life Assurance,
West London College,
I.C.I, Dept. of Employment and Training etc…
FILMS & TV (Acting) :
Dept. of Health - Corporate Video - Oct 2002 , Open University - Corporate Video - Nov 2001, Pyar, Ishq aur Mohabbat – Film - Sept 2001, Novonorm - Medical Corp.Video - March2000, Citizen Card - Corporate Video - On Sky, Pehchan - Mini TV serial shot in UK in 1999, Southern Eye - BBC2 “Tick” Promo for Fox Kids TV, Bebe Vilaayat Wich - Feature, Monsoon - Hollywood Film, Pinjra -TV serial, Waltham Forest Health Authority Video “999” - BBC1,Nehle Pe Dehla - Zee TV UK, Inspector Allen - BBC, Sabar - Feature Film, Rock Dancer - Feature Film, Karva Chouth -Feature Film, Nationwide Building Society, The Drive - AnglianTV
BBC /Open University - Promo 2001, Guinness - Corporate Video Nov. 2002, Keen Eddie - US Sitcom Nov. 2002, BT-Corp. Video Nov. 2002
Tehzeeb - Indian TV Serial 2002, Asambhav - Bollywood Feature Film May-Jun 2003, The Fakir From Bilbao - Danish Feature Film Oct-Nov 2003
Shukriya - Bollywood Feature Film Jan-Feb 2004.
TV & RADIO PRESENTATION :
Sports Presenter - TV Asia/Zee TV - on Sky, News Presenter - Spectrum Radio, “Yuv Vani” Sports Program - All India Radio - BBC Radio Overseas
DIRECTION (Theatre) :
Kabool Kiya Maine, Albela Shayar, Mangetar, Bhoot Utaroo Andolan, Kabootar, Rakt Kamal, Jawani Ki Tarang, Bhudho Pe Rang, Junglee, Main Sainik Hoon.
RADIO & TV COMMERCIAL :
Nationwide Building Society, L.I. Rice ,T.R Suterwalla, Mercury Telephones, Tiger Flour.
Between the Lines - BBC
Midlands Social Security
Tenants lager - 2002
Andrew Holmes, Lizzie King, Martin Gooch, Arsala Qureshi
Music Director :
Other Experienced Team Members :
Executive Producer : Peter Turner.
Creative Producer: Bob Bhasin.
Unit Production Manager : Mark Ray.
The Company has two scripts in Hollywood for launch and is expecting to release them in 2016-17. The Company is in the process of raising finance for the project which will be completed by mid-2015 and will be scheduled for commencing production thereafter, with the expected date of completion by the end of 2015 and slated for release in 2016-2017.