Bringing a film or video to life can be a lot of work. It’s not just shooting and editing. Turning a script into reality entails all kinds of preparation and production work, including planning, budgeting, hiring staff, executing, scheduling, and dozens of other project management activities. In terms of getting a film production together with the highest order of excellence, Apoorv Arora knows how to get it done right.
Apoorv is a Los Angeles-based creative producer and CEO of Apoorv Arora Films. His work precedes him in many circles as he has worked with many of Hollywood’s biggest names and various brands through the years. A master at building backbones for films, music videos, TV commercials, and other video productions, he has become a staple brand in the world of film and put together some of the most organized and structured productions.
The creative film producer has a reputation that extends from Hollywood to Bollywood. Apoorv has played the vital role of producer in various projects in Mumbai, India, and places worldwide. Through the years, he has worked with many artists and celebrities, including Priyanka Chopra, Diljit Dosanjh, Preity Zinta, Jacqueline Fernandez, Austin Mahone, Ammy Virk, B Praak, Mankirat Aulakh, Parmish Verma, Jassie Gill, Bohemia, Sidhu Moose Wala, Ash Gupta, 838 Media Group, Tara Who?, Josh Breckenridge, Speed Records, The Walt Disney Company, White Hill Studios, Balaji Telefilms, MTV, and many others.
Most notable are the projects that Apoorv has worked on within the music video space. With a total of forty music videos in its portfolio, Apoorv Arora Films has produced on the ground for a collective of artists who now have over 400 million views on YouTube. The production house has also led the execution of Indian television ads and promotional videos for titles like Disney’s “Frozen 2.”
On top of his work in Bollywood, Apoorv has also dominated in the US entertainment space, working with some of the nation’s biggest corporations, brands, and film companies. He’s taken his career to the next level and expanded to greater territories as he progresses the Apoorv Arora Films brand in Hollywood and all over America. He was instrumental to the production of films like 2020’s “Tale of the Tape,” “Anniversary,” “Blue Butterfly,” and many others.
All in all, Apoorv’s team of producers, directors, writers, and other film professionals have moved many concepts from theory to the big screen with high-level execution. Apoorv chose the art of film production mainly because of his passion for getting things done. “I like the control that you can have in every aspect of the making of a project happen, but not to forget the extreme responsibility that follows,” shares the experienced producer. “I like to have everything in a certain way. I like double-checking everything. People call it stubbornness. I call it standards, and I don’t fall beneath that.”
That commitment to the highest levels of excellence is what has turned Apoorv into a sought-after producer that continues to establish his dominance in the film industry. Apart from being a highly skilled and detail-oriented planner, Apoorv is also a natural leader. He takes command of any floor and gladly takes the blame in a room to rescue his crew. His disposition is highly motivating and gets people excited about what the project could become. Apoorv aims for more extraordinary accomplishments and has the vision and eye necessary to turn rudimentary ideas into reality.
Apoorv hopes to be an inspiration to anyone who feels limited by life’s roadblocks. He continues to share his story with the underdogs and champions those with raw talent, bringing more opportunities to people in the film industry and beyond.