Shuja Paul

Shuja Paul

Shuja Paul always wanted to be a Filmmaker. However, he was expected by his parents to be an Engineer, he fulfilled his parents dream before venturing on his Filmmaking journey. Shuja worked for a large Power and Automation corporation called ABB Inc. for ten years as a Global Product Manager. He traveled to over twenty-five countries while working for ABB Inc.

In 2009 Shuja decided to focus on Filmmaking, ending his engineering career.

Writer/Director “Tie the Knot” feature film streaming on Netflix

  • Shuja’s extensive global business development career with ABB including travel to over twenty countries exposed him to the rich and the diverse cultures. His storytelling stems from the long-term relationships developed across the globe.
  • Successfully developed cross-industry projects including Entertainment, and Alternative Energy.
  • Provided media consulting services to Beijing Enlight Media, one of the largest film distribution and production company in China.
  • Directed, ”Tie the Knot” ultra low budget feature film in a record twelve days, the cast includes Tara Reid and Omi Vaidya. Netflix acquired exclusive worldwide distribution of “Tie the Knot”.
  • Directed feature documentary “Waiting to Explode” produced in Laos and Thailand.
  • Wrote, Directed and Produced ultra low budget “Hollywood Diversity” TV pilot.
  • Worked in front and behind the camera, recurring Co-Star on the HBO show “The Brink” starring Jack Black, Tim Robbins, guest Star on TNT show “Murder In The First”, supporting cast on LMN feature film “ Help, What’s Killing Me”.
  • Provides Improv training for business and entertainment professionals.
  • Shuja has a passion for aviation; he has a commercial pilot license.