Sonya V. Kapoor a Writer, Director, Producer and Founder of M5 ENTERTAINMENT PVT LTD in India where she works with the top film stars and celebrities in Bollywood, Sports and Regional film industry and Top Brands of the country.
She has recently written and directed a short film EK CHUP -streaming on Hotstar which is winning accolades across the globe. Her films cover a wide range of interests and issues. She is the Winner of British Film Fellowship – for her Docu film – ‘ONCE THERE WAS A PURPLE BUTTERFLY’. Her film on Northeast India – ‘WHERE WILL I GO FROM HERE ‘- is part of US Congress Library which is based on personal accounts of kids who become terrorists. “STORY OF SHALINI” is the story of an undertrial women and her trials and tribulations in Tihar Jail – one of the biggest jails in India. And “LETS TALK ABOUT SEX” is the story of 4 kids and their abuse and how discussion on sex with kids should not be taboo. Three of her films have been funded by UNESCO/PSBT. Her films have been screened at top film festivals & International TV Channels around the world.
Sonya has experience of over 15 years. Sonya Created and Directed the 1st AFP for Reckitt Benckiser India – ‘Dettol Surakshit Parivar’in India under her own banner. She has worked for Channel V, TV 18, Zee Tv, Fremantle Productions and founded her own banner in the past. She headed Globosports Entertainment Division for many years and lead Yahoo’s Content Solutions vertical in India.
She has done her graduation from Lady Shri Ram and Mass Communication Post Graduate from MCRC Jamia, India.