Ultra Shorts – Rise at the LA Web Fest 2018


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Rise by Ultra Shorts, starring Vikrant Massey.

It is a relatable tale about Shrey(played by Vikrant), who is faced with ‘life’ when he least expected it.


Excited to share that Rise has been shortlisted for the prestigious Los Angeles Web Fest 2018.

Considered as the “Sundance of web series festivals” – the Los Angeles Magazine LAWEBFEST is the oldest, largest, most popular and influential web series festival in the world.

And Rise is the only Indian web series that made it to the elite shortlist of 65 web series from over 6500 entries from across 38 countries!

It is set to be screened at Sony Studios, Hollywood in April 2018!

This is Exciting not only for us but a proud moment for the Indian content creators out there now that Indian content is making the cut at international festivals and being considered world class.



What Rise is About:

Rise, is Shrey’s (played by Vikrant Massey) story. An average IT professional , faced with something he is not prepared for at all and on a day he least expected anything but adventure and thrill. But life has other plans for him!

The story is about him discovering himself and knowing life is simply about keeping at it. Life is about always being able to Rise!


About Vikrant Massey (lead actor)- Is this absolutely necessary? Isn’t he well known amongst the circles you will reach out to?

Known for his lead role in the critically acclaimed 2017 Konkona Sen movie A Death in the Gunj, has also started in impactful roles in Lipstick Under My Burkha, Lootera, Adil Dhadakne Do.


About Ultra Shorts:

Ultra Shorts, an independent media platform that creates short stories and web series that are relatable and resonate with the millennials

Ultra Shorts has already worked with the digital stars like Sumeet Vyas and Mukti Mohan in Born Free, Naveen Kasturia, Kumar Varun, Darshan Zariwala and Gunjan Malhotra in Half Ticket.


Link to Rise:



Details of the creative team:

• Story and Script: Sandeep Balan

• Director: Sumit Saxena, Prathemesh Patil.

• Producer: Twilight Entertainment Pvt. Ltd

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