LA based Mumbai girl Creating A Perfect World Through Her Lenses
Tanya Gawdi(originally from Mumbai) is in Los Angeles since 4 years to spread her ideas and to make a change through her work. She believes that most people especially in United States have many stereotypical opinions about Indians which are not true. which brings us to the reason why she did what she did, that is to change these misconceptions and give the world a rather broad reality. "We are not considered artistic or good at anything else. I am here to change this misconception about Indians and show the world our rich heritage of lots of color and culture", says Tanya Gawdi
Tanya Gawdi worked as the still photographer on set for The American Connection - Starring the renowned stars of Kill Bill, Daryl Hannah and Michael Madison, also starring Bonnie & Clyde star Faye Dunaway. It is directed by Jeff Espanol.
She has also been hired as the lead photographer for the screening of the film which is scheduled for later this year. The screening will be attended by some of the biggest stars in Hollywood.
She also recently finished two children's book for Wilder India where she is the lead graphic artist and illustrator. They will be showcased and sold at Kala Ghoda Art Festival this February.
She got hired Heartistic Production as a the lead photographer and graphic designer. A company based in Los Angeles that provides services in production and post production. The president of the production is Anatole Lardeyret, a French-American filmmaker and editor. Some projects that Heartistik worked on include "Ladies of the Law" and "All that Glitters", "Bronx SIU" among others, which can be found on the Urban Movie Channel on Amazon Prime.
Through Heartistik production she have also been commissioned to work as a poster artist for several award winning films. Another project that is in pre production is Wall & Paper, a mockumentary style TV show, which is confirmed for two seasons for which she has been hired as the lead still photographer and graphic designer.
Ashes - The film is selected to be screened at the Chinese Theatre in Hollywood this February. It is one of the most prestigious and iconic theaters in Los Angeles where she worked as a poster artist for this film.
She worked as a poster artist for the film Knead for Love which was screened at the Cannes film festival and also won awards at other festivals.