Harvardwood Presents: International Production and the Bollywood Market: A Conversation with Caleb Franklin AB’ 05 and Kshitij Kokas from Matter Entertainment

August 25, 2021 at 6:00pm - 7pm

6:00pm PST / 9:00pm EST

Join Harvardwood for a conversation with Caleb Franklin, AB’05 and Kshitij Kokas from Matter Entertainment

This webinar will focus on story development for international production and how to break into the Bollywood market!

Caleb Franklin is the founder and CEO at Matter Entertainment. Caleb currently works in Matter’s Mumbai office which produces premium television and film series for global OTT platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Sony Liv, and Disney+. In addition to its production activities, Matter is a premium literary management company representing some of the leading global artists from India in the realms of writing, direction, books, and production.

Before founding Matter, Caleb spent a decade working for the Creative Artists Agency (CAA). In his time at CAA, Caleb represented the company’s clients across the global landscape of media, entertainment, technology and sports. Caleb spearheaded many of the Agency’s international initiatives and was part of the founding teams of CAA’s presence in India and the Middle East.

Caleb graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Social Studies from Harvard University with a minor in South Asian Studies.

Kshitij Kokas is a partner at Matter Entertainment based out of Mumbai, India. Matter Entertainment is a premier entertainment and content production company. He oversees and is responsible for the smooth functioning of the talent management division, representing leading literary talents across realms of direction, screenwriting and publishing. In addition to that, he is leading Matter’s foray into producing original content. 

 He started his career at Creative Artists Agency India office understanding and absorbing the business. Post which, he worked as a production executive at Excel Entertainment, a leading production company in the Indian-ecosystem having worked across several roles on projects such as Raees, Rock On 2 and Inside Edge

He graduated in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore with a minor in Theatre Studies.

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