RainySky Films is an award-winning production and post company focused on bringing Urban pop culture, scripted and unscripted entertainment to audiences globally. With billions of views, we have touched the world with our creative vision to some of today's biggest pop icons such as Rhianna, Justin Bieber, Eminem, Drake, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Chris Brown, Akon, Lady Gaga, Lil Wayne, Pitbull, Nelly, Iggy Azalea, Prince, Cassie, Lil Jon and P. Diddy just to name a few. Creativity and Passion is what drives us. From concept to finish, no matter where you’re located in the world, we have the resources to bring compelling and thought provoking visions to life.
Life Garland is an award winning American Film Director and Editor. Raised in Houston Texas until he was nine years of age, Life and his family moved to Agoura Hills located near California's Santa Monica mountains. Life realized early on that he wanted to be in the film industry when he saw Steven Spielberg's, "Extra Terrestrial". Going to the movie theatres was his favorite pass time and quickly became an obsession.
After graduating from High School he moved out to Hollywood and landed a job as a Production Assistant. Garland worked his way up through the ranks at the prestigious production company, Propaganda Films, working under such A-list Hollywood directors as David Fincher, Antoine Fuqua and Michael Bay to name a few. Passionate about filmmaking, Life insisted on learning every aspect of the process. Eventually, he took a very strong interest in Post-Production.
Garland felt that learning how to edit was essential in the pursuit of becoming a legitmate filmmaker. In what seemed like no time at all, he earned a reputation as a first rate Editor, gaining the trust of some of the most influential names in the business. Ultimately, he won Best-Editing for DMX's "Who We Be", directed by Joseph Kahn. This transitioned him to director which garnered him awards and nominations for some of the biggest music videos in pop culture like, Lil Jon "Get Low", Lil Wayne, "Go Dj" and Chamillionaire, "Ridin Dirty". Life went on to direct 3 short films, Fall From Grace, a cautionary tale which was winner of the Red Cinema Short Challenge, Sunset Dreams, a fast paced dramedy and Linked, a thriller, that caught the eye of super producer and owner of Radar Pictures, Ted Field. Most recently, Life finished writing Zion, a feature film based on his true life story seen through the lens of his twelve year old self.
Michelle Ramjee was born in Sydney Australia, to an Indian father and Greek mother. She is the eldest of three daughters. From eight years of age she started classes in drama, classical ballet, tap and jazz. By the age of fourteen, Michelle was working professionally in various musicals and shows throughout Sydney. Michelle was the youngest student to be accepted into The University of Western Sydney receiving her three year, Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, graduating with honors with distinction. Michelle also attended the coveted N.I.D.A (The National Institute of Dramatic Art), where she completed her film and television degree. After various television commercials, guest star roles and work on stage, Michelle spent six months performing in Tokyo Japan.
Her natural instinct was to move into producing which led her to the United States, where she worked at the prestigious Propaganda Films in the music video and commercial division. Michelle worked closely with directors and producers. Together with Director, Life Garland, they both founded RainySky Films so that they could help groom young director's and give them a creative space to grow. They started building clientele in London and worked their way back to the United States. She prides herself in being able to deliver competitive and creative content no matter what the budget is.