Siva Kumar Kondaveeti

Siva Kondaveeti

Director, Producer at SKumars Media Works
Director, Editor, Filmmaker, It Tech, Videographer, Assistant Editor, Audio Post-Production, Cinematographer, Colorist, Digital Imaging Technician, Production Assistant and Transmedia Producer

Los Angeles, California

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About Siva

Siva Kumar Kondaveeti is an award-winning director/producer known for Walk on Walk of Fame (2016), TAROT (2017), Pluck Trick (2017) and Kuebiko (2018). He produced several short films with budgets ranging 0 to $20,000. His Short documentary about celebrity impersonators "Walk on WALK OF FAME" won the Best short documentary award in Hollywood Boulevard Film Festival. His other experimental short film, "Pluck Trick," won the best short film award in The Orlando Edge Film Festival and Avalonia International Film Festival. A short documentary that he produced, "Sueños Americanos" won the Humanitarian Award in The Accolade Global Film Competition, La Jolla, CA.

He earned his Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree in Film Production from Full Sail University, Florida where he learned sound mixing from Bill W. Benton, who won the best sound mixing Academy Award for Dances with Wolves (1990). He also earned his Cinema Production Certificate from Los Angeles City College and attended University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for Film Direction. Before coming to the USA, he assisted Ram Gopal Varma (RGV), one of the most popular directors in Bollywood, in the direction department for six feature films. During the time he was assisting RGV, he got this opportunity to closely collaborate with some A-Listed Bollywood actors, such as Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt, Nana Patekar, Manisha Koirala and others. He moved to Los Angeles and currently working on Pre-Production of his upcoming debut feature film "SMILE MAN".


IMDB profile link: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm5066891/?ref_=fn_al_nm_1

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Credits

  • Operation Coffee

    Operation Coffee (2018)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • Kuebiko

    Kuebiko (2018)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director

  • The Edge

    The Edge (2017)
    Film (Short) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • PLUCK TRICK

    PLUCK TRICK (2017)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Director

  • I'm Not a Hunger Artist

    I'm Not a Hunger Artist (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director

  • BLINKING CURSOR

    BLINKING CURSOR (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Director

  • Tarot

    Tarot (2017)
    Film (Short and Horror) Director

  • Walk on Walk of Fame

    Walk on Walk of Fame (2016)
    Film (Documentary) Director

  • Sueños Americanos

    Sueños Americanos (2016)
    Film (Documentary and Short) Producer

  • The Big One

    The Big One (2016)
    Film (Short and Horror) Producer

  • Trashed

    Trashed (2016)
    Film (Short and Drama) Producer

  • Dark Mind

    Dark Mind (2015)
    Film (Short and Thriller) Director

  • CHASE

    CHASE (2014)
    Film (Short and Crime) Director

  • Satya 2

    Satya 2 (2013)
    Film (Action, Crime and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • Psycho

    Psycho (2013)
    Film (Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • The Attacks of 26/11

    The Attacks of 26/11 (2013)
    Film (Action, Biography, Crime, Drama and 1 More) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • LACC Swap Meet

    LACC Swap Meet (2013)
    Film (Documentary and Short) Director

  • Bhoot Returns

    Bhoot Returns (2012)
    Film (Horror, Mystery and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • Department

    Department (2012)
    Film (Action, Crime and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • Not a Love Story

    Not a Love Story (2011)
    Film (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • Rann

    Rann (2010)
    Film (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

  • 340

    340 (2009)
    Film (Thriller) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

Awards

  • Best Direction Award Winner in The Buddha International Film Festival for Kuebiko (Short Film)
    (2018)

  • Best Short Film Under One Minute winner in The Orlando Edge Film Festival for Pluck Trick (Short Fi)
    (2017)

  • Best Short Award Winner in Avalonia Festival for Pluck Trick (Short)
    (2017)

  • Best Short Film Winner in Chhatrapati Shivaji International Film Festival for I'm Not a Hunger Artis
    (2017)

  • Best Horror Short Film award in Wildcat Spirit Film Festival for TAROT (Short)
    (2017)

  • Best Short Documentary award in Wildcat Spirit Film Festival for Walk on WALK OF FAME (Documentary)
    (2016)

  • Humanitarian Award, Accolade Global Film Competition for Sueños Americanos (Short)
    (2016)

Education

  • Full Sail University (Winter Park, FL)
    (2017-2018)

  • Los Angeles City College (Los Angeles, CA)
    (2016-2017)

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