MUBI has expanded into South-East Asia and Guneet Monga has joined MUBI as content advisor for its expanding operations in the region. Guneet is an Oscar-winning executive producer and Bafta-nominated producer. She has won an Academy Award for her short film Period. End of Sentence. She has films like The Lunchbox and Gangs of Wasseypur, to her credit too.
According to the company, at MUBI India, Monga will take on the position of content advisor and take forward the overall programming and acquisitions strategy for MUBI India. She brings with her wealth of experience of the Indian film industry that will help define the content profile.
Guneet Monga on being a content adviser to MUBI says, “I've been a fan of MUBI for many years now. To see a new curated film every day through my own little window to the world of cinema has brought me unparalleled joy. I am looking forward to bringing movies from across languages and film industries to MUBI India and watching them with the rest of the country. I will, alongside this wonderful opportunity, continue to produce movies and build my company, Sikhya entertainment."
Times Bridge and MUBI announced a strategic investment and partnership last year. Times Bridge being a part is excited to have Guneet Monga on board to advise on content strategy and acquisition for MUBI India.
Now, MUBI India by the end of the year will host a channel dedicated to curated Indian cinema as part of its offering to audiences.
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