Accumulating over 30 years of professional experience in Europe, Asia, Brazil, Hollywood and New York in all genres of film and television, Prof. Karl Bardosh of New York University has been an award-winning director, producer, writer, editor of features, shorts, television series and documentaries. Throughout these years Prof. Bardosh has been a trendsetting pioneer in many areas of film and television:
Prof. Bardosh pioneered Cell Phone Cinema as early as 2004 then introduced it in India, in co-production with Executive Director, Sandeep Marwah at the Asian Academy of Film and Television, (Film City, Noida, January, 2007)
During the 2019 Cannes Film Festival Prof. Bardosh has just introduced Cell Phone Cinema for the first time via two competitions:
The World Peace and Tolerance Initiative at the American Pavilion
And at the Global Short Film Awards at the Carlton International Imperial Ballroom:
Students from different countries have competed together with professionals and won important awards. Both events were in conjunction with the Marche du Film during the Festival of Cannes.
In addition, Prof. Bardosh has been frequently serving as Script Doctor, Creative Consultant and Dramaturg on international co-productions and as Artistic Director, Judge and Panelist for international film festivals and competitions.