Rosebud Films was founded by filmmaker Abdullah Khan. The company is committed to telling important stories that are bold, moving, and cinematic. So far our films have explored subjects such as celebrity worship, suicide, mental health and discrimination.
Abdul began his career in the industry working as a runner on productions for the BBC, Channel 4, and Fox. At age 17, he took part in the BFI Academy held at Pinewood Studios and later at the National Film & Television School, where he produced the short film ‘The Narrator’ which premiered at the BFI Southbank. At age 18, he worked on various feature film sets including ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,’ ‘Fast & Furious: Hobbs and Shaw,’ and ‘1917.’ Shortly after, he was offered a position as an assistant at Academy Award winning director Sam Mendes’ Neal Street Productions.
In 2021, he founded Rosebud Films and went on to make his short directorial debut with ‘Find the Light’ (2022) starring George MacKay which premiered at the Manchester Film Festival. He recently followed this up with ‘Path to Ecstasy’ (2023) starring Lawrence Olivier winner Michael Jibson and Louis Ashbourne Serkis. In 2022, he was selected as a Forbes 30 Under 30 Honoree. Under the Rosebud Films’ banner, he is also developing multiple feature film projects, including a psychological period piece focusing on the occult.