Paul is an emerging feature filmmaker, as a writer/director, bringing fresh, unique stories to the independent film community. He is well rounded in the study of the arts, including photography, dance/choreography, and music, but has eagerly chosen cinema as his choice of medium to explore his life inspirations. He has been educated at City College of San Francisco and Arizona State University.
He has been writing, directing, and acting in short films over the past seven years, of which many have gone on to various film festivals, which includes, SIC and rE-fleKt. He has developed the story and project of 22 Fillmore over the past several years and believes it is ready to be created and shared on the global screen.
Most recently, Paul has been traveling worldwide to film markets to network and build relationships with industry professionals and companies, including, AFM, Berlin, and Cannes to bring his first feature, "22 Fillmore" into production.
Name: Paul Oja
Lives in: San Francisco, California
Occupation: Director and Screenwriter