Founder & Director, StoryWorld
Vivek Sharma is the driving creative force in StoryWorld production house, and acts as the crucial link between the production, technical and creative teams. He is responsible for creatively translating the film’s written script into actual images and sounds on the screen. Gifted with the ability to visualize and define the style and structure of the film, he also executes his role as a storyteller and team leader to make the envisioned a reality.
For the past 20 years he has been working on casting, script editing, shot composition, shot selection and editing, ably maintaining a fine balance between the gnawing constraints of the film budget, channel and team management as well as the limitations of schedule.
He has a rich background of Classical Animation (2D) & 3D Character Animation and an extensive Film making background with 12 yrs. of Industrial experience and 8 yrs. of Academic exposure.
> Asst. Professor in Animation Department of Birla Institute of Technology, Jaipur Campus (BIT) from August 2006 to April 2014.
> Animation Director, Creative Director & Animator in some of the leading Animation Production Houses of India namely
Green Gold Animation Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad
CGI Mantra Mumbai
UTV Toons Mumbai
Maya Ent. Ltd. Mumbai
Zee TV Mumbai
Directed 25 short animated films, guided 10 live action short films and Co – directed 3 Animated Spot Films for RHSDP, Govt. of Rajasthan, India as a faculty at BIT Jaipur
The film – “The Unexpected” was nominated in the competition category in the 4th Jaipur International Film Festival 2012 & 1st Jaipur International Animation Film Festival 2013.
The film – “Bagula Bhagat” was nominated for the Screening in the Jaipur International Film Festival 2014 &was widely acclaimed. He was also in The Jury of the Festival.
Two other Films – “Biscuit” & “Solution”, produced under his guidance were also nominated in the competition category in the Jaipur International Film Festival 2014.
During his stint in the Industry from 1995 to 2006, he worked on several National and International Projects.
Currently he is also a Visiting Faculty in Animation Department of Birla Institute of technology, Jaipur Campus (A Deemed University, Main Campus at Mesra, Ranchi).
Co-Founder and Development Producer, StoryWorld
Pratibha Sharma has the final responsibility for all aspects of a film’s production. She is the first person to become involved in a project. Her role is to turn ideas into profitable entertainment, and to persuade others to share in their vision. She is responsible for coming up with the underlying premise of a production, or for selecting the screenplay. She undertakes the managerial responsibility for securing the necessary rights, selecting the screenwriter and story editing team, raising the development financing, and supervising the development process. She organizes the business, finance and employment issues in StoryWorld Productions.
She possesses the experience in Research & Development, Crew Selection, Marketing and Advertising Strategies, Budgeting & Event Management and making sure that the projects are completed with professional supervision.