Niraj Bhatia

Niraj Bhatia is a USC graduate and the founder of Om Films. He possesses an entrepreneurial spirit, founding and collaborating with a number of startups varying in size and industry. As president of Om, Bhatia has executive produced multiple award-winning films, such as the short film Placebo (for which he also created the story) Beats, Rhymes, and Life: the Travels of a Tribe Called Quest, Meet the Patels, and Super Dark Times. Bhatia splits his time between Marina Del Rey, CA and Dallas, TX.


Dan Burks

Dan Burks is an alumnus of the USC School of Cinematic Arts and co-founder of Om Films. He has produced and executive produced each of the award-winning films found on this site, including the Grammy nominated and PGA winner: Beats, Rhymes, Life: the Travels of a Tribe Called Quest. In addition to producing The Ballad of Lefty Brown, Burks served as 2nd Unit Director. Dan lives in Santa Monica, CA with his wife and daughter. When he's not on set or in the writer's room, you can find Burks in the Pacific Ocean catching some tasty waves.