SALAAM CINEMA is a Mumbai based film production company established to develop and produce auteur driven films for global audiences.
Founder / Director – SANJAY SHAH
Sanjay Shah is a creative producer from Mumbai, India.
With a degree in Mass Media and a diploma in Film Direction and Production, he started his career in theatre production followed by directing and producing non-fiction formats for leading TV stations before shifting his attention to films.
His first feature film MISS LOVELY directed by Ashim Ahluwalia, premiered at Cannes Un Certain Regard – 2012 and screened at Toronto International Film Festival and IFFR amongst others. It was nominated at various festivals and won awards at the Mumbai Film Festival, Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles and Festival du Film d’Asie du Sud Transgressif (Paris). Sanjay was nominated for Dubai International Film Festival’s Muhr Asia Africa award.
Sanjay previously worked as a Supervising Producer for the National Film Development Corporation of India (NFDC) and organised the Co-Production Market of its annual south asian film market FILM BAZAAR in 2013.
He is a Berlinale Talents alumni.