2018 Hoboken International Film Festival

Official Selection

A bitter-sweet film about a dying Indian restaurant and the efforts of its staff to keep it going.

Starring : Rick Fox, Charlie O'Connell, Bud Patel, Andrea Guasch, Sean Vida, Meera Nandlal, Alexandra Goel.

Shot and Directed by : San Banarje
Editor : Trisha Ray
Story and Screenplay : San Banarje and Trisha Ray
Producers : Bud Patel, San Banarje, Trisha Ray

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  6 ROUNDS OF CHLOE starts filming in Houston

Writer-Director Trisha's Ray's 6 Rounds of Chloe started filming in Houston in February. The film stars Eric Roberts, Alexandra Goel, Kamala Lopez, San Banarje, Charlie O'Connell, Elena Martinez. Follow the film on instagram, facebook & twitter at @6rocFilm.

BODHISATTVA crosses 150k viewership.

Director San Banarje's highly acclaimed thriller Bodhisattva, starring legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee and Houston-based screenwriter-actress Trisha Ray crossed a 100k viewership in 4 months of going public on youtube. Watch the film online at www.bodhifilm.com

Bachelor Charlie O'Connell Caught Off Guard

Television Star Charlie O'Connell (Bachelor) and Star of our films A Curry On An American Plate and Sex, Marriage and Infidelity was recently in Houston, shooting his scenes with actor and NBA's Rick Fox for the comedy when he received a big surprise on the set. Click here to check out Charlie's reaction.

 The Shadow Behind You Is Now on Amazon

Our psychological thriller The Shadow Behind You, written by Trisha Ray & San Banarje, and directed by San Banarje, is now available on Amazon for viewing. The film, shot in Galveston, Conroe and Houston, is about a film team that gets stuck in an abandoned asylum during hurricane. Check it out here.


"THE NOWHERE SON" to Screen at Alexandria Film Festival in Virginia

Our foreign feature film The Nowhere Son will be screened on Nov 9 at 2pm at the Alexandria Film Festival in Virginia. Screening will be at The Lyceum, 201 Washington St, Alexandria. Earlier this film got mentioned as one of the 'five don't miss movies at 2013 Worldfest' by eminent movie critic Mr. Joe Leydon while picking up gold at the festival and being mentioned as one the top pictures and best actresses by Houston Film Critics Society.



Wrapped three features in 2013. San Banarje's thriller "The Shadow Behind You" written by Trisha Ray and Banarje, Brian Stewart's "Artisse" directed by Trisha Ray and Forbes columnist Richard Finger's debut screenplay & direction "Sex, Marriage and Infidelity in New York" starring Charlie O'Connell, Shannon Tweed. All three films will release in 2014.

Best of the Festival for "Bodhisattva"


Filmmaker San Banarje wins the ''Best of the Festival'' Award for his feature ''Bodhisattva'' at the Gulf Coast Film and Video festival 2012. San Banarje is seen here with Director of Houston Film Commission, Mr. Rick Ferguson who presented the best of the festival award.

"Two Films Win Gold"


San Banarje's social short "Semper Fi" and Brian Stewart's Christian Feature "Inside Out" both premiered at the 2012 Worldfest Houston International Film Festival and won gold Remi in their respective categories. The films were shot in Houston.

Completion of "Reverse"


Filmmaker Trisha Ray has completed her latest film "Reverse" shot in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Join its facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/reversefilm

''Bodhisattva'' wins Best Foreign Film


''Bodhisattva'' wins best Foreign film Award at the Alexandria Film Festival, Virginia. San Banarje Director/ Producer accepts the award from Councilman Rob Krupicka at Alexandria Film Festival. 

Two Awards at Bare Bones Film Festival 2011


At the Bare Bones Film Festival 2011, Director San Banarje wins Indie Auteur Award and Best Foreign Film for Bodhisattva.

Academy Award Nominated Actor Robert Loggia


Academy Award Nominated Actor Robert Loggia (Scarface, Jagged Edge, Big, Sopranos) with director San Banarje of Bodhisattva at the Hoboken International Film Festival where Bodhisattva got four nominations including best picture.

Joe Estevez in "Inside Out"


Joe Estevez (brother of Martin Sheen and uncle of Emilio Estevez and Charlie Sheen) during a take from our summer feature "Inside Out"

Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee Recognized


Legendary actor Soumitra Chatterjee, who has acted in three Lake Camp Productions feature films, "Sugarbaby", "Bodhisattva" and "The Nowhere Son", who has earlier received 'The Officier des Arts et Metiers', the highest award for arts from France and "Lifetime Achievement Award" from Italy, whose movies with Academy Award winner Satyajit Ray have received the best picture awards in Cannes, Berlin, Venice etc, has just now received the highest award in Indian cinema "Dadasaheb Phalke Award". Congratulations to one of the best actors in the world on being recognized yet again for 53 years of dedicated and excellent work.