Bivas Biswas is the founder of D.I.B. Pictures Entertainment (www.dibpictures.com), a production company based in Phoenix, Az that is engaged in generating digital content for film and commercials.
Biswas was awarded the Arizona Filmmaker of the Year at the 2008 Phoenix Film Festival. Past awards include “The Most Promising Filmmaker” at the 2005 International Horror-Sci-Fi film Festival for his psychological thriller, APT. 3157 and Best Director, Best Film and Best Editor at IFP/PHX 2006 for his critically acclaimed short psychological thriller REASON.
In a career spanning 7 years, Biswas has been involved in the production of close to 40 short projects that include short films, commercials and music videos. Films produced and directed by Biswas have won more than 15 awards at various film festivals around the country[US] including awards for best film, directing, acting, cinematography and story. Biswas has been featured in local magazines, newspapers, radio and cable channels in Phoenix, Arizona. Upcoming magazine article includes the Sept 2008 issue of the Best of Phoenix Magazine.
In addition to being a filmmaker, Biswas holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from Arizona State University and has worked as a software engineer and consultant for more than a decade on commercial software development and US Defense contracts for the US Airforce.