The Experts are here! The Experts are here!

The Experts Await You!

Who exactly are experts of their fields? People who have paved their way with hard work and creativity by achieving great many things in said field, you say? You are totally right there! With fine skills and the help of technology, these experts have carved a name for themselves. When there’s a platform such as Dell Futurist for young, enthusiastic passion-seekers such as yourselves, it definitely calls for bringing on amazing experts on the same platform! These are experts that have chased after their passion day in and day out to reach where they are today. With Dell Futurist, we are bringing like-minded passionate people together and kickstarting a journey you’d thrive for!

The winners of the respective categories will get to be mentored by the respective experts! Looking forward to an exciting journey? We thought as much!

Madhur Bhandarkar on Dell Futurist

The first part of his role on our platform? An exclusive journey into the world of Madhur Bhandarkar where he takes us behind the scenes and shares his story, talks about his style of filmmaking, his work and advice for budding filmmakers!

Now comes the most exciting part! The winner of the filmmaking category on Dell Futurist gets a mentoring session with Madhur Bhandarkar! Excited?

Madhur Bhandarkar

Getting to Know Madhur Bhandarkar

From working in a video cassette library to becoming a National Award-winning director, Madhur Bhandarkar’s journey is one that is worth telling! With critically acclaimed films like Chandni Bar, Page 3, Traffic Signal and Fashion to his credit, his filmography really needs no introduction. He is known for creating hard-hitting cinema.

A renowned director, screenplay writer and producer, Madhur Bhandarkar was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, by the Government of India in 2016.

With Monica on Dell Futurist!

We are sure you’re still processing the fact that we have Monica Dogra as our Expert for Music! We also know that your next question is going to be what will Monica Dogra be doing on this platform? Well for starters, Monica will take you behind the scenes and will talk about her journey, her music, her style and give some cool musical advice to all you artists!

And then if you successfully make it as the winner of the music category, you get to be mentored by her! Excitement headed to the next level? Just imagine being mentored by the uber cool and talented musician and making it right to the top of the charts on our platform! Well it’s all happening right here at Dell Futurist.

Monica Dogra

So far in the life of Monica…

Born to immigrant parents from Jammu and Delhi in Baltimore, Maryland, Monica Dogra grew up listening to Hindi devotional music and singing in western choirs. She performed at Carnegie Hall at the age of 16. In 2007, she formed an electro-rock band called Shaa’ir and func, headlining major music festivals around the world. She has hosted 4 seasons of the Dewarists and worked on a Vice docuseries which was nominated for an Emmy. Currently, she is one of the judges on India’s first English singing reality show, The Stage, where she enables and inspires budding artists to make their dreams come to life.

And here she is with Dell Futurist to encourage young artists chase their musical dreams.