A reality in which we control

Let's laugh, let's cry, let's be scared for people who don't exist.

Teals and Oranges - an Indiana Jones vibe.

Film Name: Heated Systems

Cinematographer: Karan Bawa


a DRAMA short film

Who knew it could go this far?


Film by Karan Bawa                 

Starring Jamie Treselyan and Clara Helms

Sound Operator John Tompkins

"OMG! I laughed and cried"

- Raina R.

"I really loved it! Great acting."

- Malika L.

slippery when wet

an ACTION short film

A businessman causes a fuss with the janitor after slipping on a wet floor.


Film by Karan Bawa                 

Starring Jamie Treselyan and Igor Bulanov

Sound Operator John Tompkins

Production Assistant Katina McPherson

"Flying roundhouse was sick!"

- Arnold A.

"So sick! Brilliant how you put it together mate!"

- Jamie T.

"This is really cool. Great stuff. Lots of fun -

well done!"

- Will K.

three knocks

a HORROR short film

A reminder not to open your door on Halloween.


Film by Karan Bawa                 

Starring Kerstyn Walsh and Harry Bawa

"Thanks for successfully scaring the sh*t out of me!"

- Sarah B.

"OMG that was scary!"

- Tanya M.

"There should be a warning to not watch this while holding a cup of tea."

- Rachel L.

never too young

a NOIR short film

An experienced gangster waits at his usual meet up point for an illegal trade, but this exchange is different as he is met with a guy very much his junior. 


Written, Directed, Filmed and Edited by Karan Bawa                 

Production Sound Mixing by Sarah Hatzon

Experienced Gangster Played by Austin Beutler

Junior Gangster Played by Tim Mason Scott

"Great job as always!"

- Tristan

"Good entry! LOVED the shot when the case falls and the balls roll"

- Arete Pictures


a THRILLER short film

A mysterious man runs through the woods.


Film by Karan Bawa                 

Starring Brennan Bland

"Nice cinematography and colour grading."

- Film Amatiran

"Amazing visuals and cuts, love it."

- KASM Studios

"Amazing build up to the ending. Killer job!"

- FramesPerSecond

east way

a THRILLER short film

A bushwalker stumbles upon an isolated pathway where he is followed by a decaying individual.


Written, Directed, Filmed and Edited by Karan Bawa                 

Produced by Bronte Mednis

Special Effects Make Up by Kiara Egiziano

Starring Shane Millward and Wombat GT

"Great Suspense!"

- Cindy W.

"You have really outdone yourself! Awesome work!"

- Sally D.

adventures of aiden

a COMEDY web series

Unsure if it's his attraction to bad luck, Aiden is met with a number of unusual encounters on his walks.

Written, Directed, Filmed and Edited by Karan Bawa                 

Starring Shane Millward

epsiode one: pebble

"Love the concept"

- Millie M.

epsiode two: photograph

"Digging the thriller/comedy vibe!"

- Simon C.

epsiode three: plane

"Love the simplicity, but still so entertaining."

- Renee H.

the recording

a THRILLER short film

Jay has finally built up the courage to introduce his girlfriend to his 'family'.


Written and Directed by Karan Bawa                 

Cinematography by Mohamed Chith

Produced by Rebeka O'Shea

Production Design by Jenny Chen

Sound and Editing by Catherine Pearce

Jay Played by Marley Erueti

Kim Played by Cocheene Smith

Best Student Film

- University of Notre Dame, 2014

Screened at the Dendy, Newtown

and The North Brisbane Film Festival