With a background in producing and cinematography, Director Heliya Alam brings a fresh, energetic, and beautifully compiled approach to filmmaking. Her passion for perfectionism, but yet stylistic framing characterizes her acclaimed signature style.
A graduate of USC School of Cinematic Arts with a degree in Cinema and seven years of industry experience as a producer, Heliya embarked on her directing career in 2019 with the music video "Promise Me." This project garnered praise at the Dance With Films festival and received accolades at the International Women's Film Festival. Since then, she has delved into directing more music videos and commercials while continuing her involvement in producing.
She has worked for companies such as Fox Broadcasting Company, Warner Bros., and Disney/ABC as a creative producer and has produced and directed over a dozen of short films, promo/commercial, music videos and independent feature films.
Her cinematic prowess has garnered recognition on a global scale, with her work earning acclaim at renowned festivals, including the prestigious Cannes Film Festival, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Dance With Films, Montreal Independent Film Festival, Flicker's Rhode Island International Film Festival, and many more.