The Kaleidoscope of Cultural Creativity
My today's guest is Smriti Mundhra, the founder of Meralta Films, a production company based in both Los Angeles and Mumbai. Her talent and dedication have earned her numerous accolades, including an Oscar nomination for her 2019 film, "St. Louis Superman." This powerful documentary follows the inspiring journey of Bruce Franks Jr, a Missouri politician, in the aftermath of the Ferguson riots.
However, Smriti'screative prowess continues beyond that-Smriti is currently making waves as the Executive producer and creator of the Emmy-nominated Netflix original reality TV series "Indian Matchmaking."This groundbreaking show provides viewers with a fresh and innovative perspective on the traditional practice of arranged marriages. Her production company has been behind other notable productions, such as "The Romantics" on Netflix, engaging documentaries on Disney+, and captivating shows on HBO Max, among many others.
Prepare for a fascinating conversation with insights, anecdotes, and a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process. So, grab your favorite beverage, sit back, and prepare to be inspired by the incredible Smriti Mundhra!
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Host & Producer: Saadia Khan I Content Writer: Rainier Harris & Saadia Khan I Editorial review: Shei Yu I Sound Designer & Editor: Haziq Ahmed Farid I Immigrantly Theme Music: Simon Hutchinson
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