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Pervis Milroy Goes, professionally known as Milroy Goes (born 3 September 1986) is an Indian film director.[1] born to Portuguese-Goan parents. Late Mrs. Piedade Cardoso e Gois and Late Mr. Vincent Floriano Gois.[2] Milroy speaks English, Portuguese, Konkani, and Hindi.

Milroy Goes
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Born (1986-09-03) 3 September 1986 (age 32)
Other namesPervis Milroy Goes
OccupationFilm director
Websitehttp://milroy.goes.co.in
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He is one of the Film Director in India's smallest State "Goa"[3] to earn recognition at International Platform,[4] after getting Qualified in General Category at 91st Academy Awards[5] with his Feature Film Welcome M1LL10NS[6] in 2019.[7][8]

Hailing from Goa he is very active on social media, specially on Instagram @MilroyGoes[9]

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Career as film directorEdit

Milroy, started off making Short Films. One of his short film was screened at IFFI Chota Cinema Contest back in 2008. This later gave him a boost to continue learning further. He learned by watching films and behind-the-scenes features of films. There were no resources like YouTube back then, so learning was totally by filming and editing. Back then he was mentored by a Frenchmen “Anthony Coombs-Humpreys” on his visit to Goa, he and his wife Christine, supported and encouraged him to work with Bollywood. He made a Short Film with a Bollywood actor Deepraj Rana, and thereafter moved on to bigger cinematic projects. Later, he was approached by Manna Mohie Films of the UK. Manpreet Singh along with one senior film director from Punjab, Balbir Begampuri. After analyzing his work knowledge, they signed him up for their Production.[10]

In 2012, he made directorial debut in Konkani cinema with the film The Victim.[11][12][13][14]

Milroy is known for his films, also an ad film with Australian cricketer Brett Lee. He has directed music videos, one of which was featured on the channel VH1 India.[15]

In 2014, at International Film Festival of India[16] IFFI he quotes "The reason is not always financial, it is also technical. Many Konkani filmmakers lack technical support and there is a need for a more sophisticated filmmaking institute to provide the basics and mentor amateurs."[17]

In 2015, Milroy Goes one of the Jury member along with cinematographer Sharmad Raiturkarand filmmakers Swapnil Shetkar[18] for the first edition of the 'Goa Short Film Carnival' by Goa Talkies.[19]

'Peon – Ek Chaprasi' was premiered at 'Goa Short Film Carnival 2015', a three-day festival exclusively for short films. And on the closing day Milroy Goes received a recognition at the hands of Chief Minister of Goa Laxmikant Parsekar [20]

In 2017, he wrote and Directed Feature Film[21] WELCOME M1LL10NS[22][23] and in 2018,[24] the Film gets its release at Laemmle's Music Hall in Beverly Hills [25] Qualified for the 91st Academy Awards in General Category.[26][27][28]

In 2018, Milroy Goes along with Rajesh Patil, Nalini Elvino De Sousa and Lynsey Miller were the jury members for the 'Short Film Competition' "Get High On Life" organized by Human Touch Foundation in GOA.[29]

In August 2018. Launched the YouTube Series "LEARN FROM MIS[TAKES] with MILROY GOES"[30][31] Produced by Manna Mohie

In January 2019. Milroy Goes actively participated in Panel Discussion at Men Against Violence and Abuse (MAVA)[32] in collaboration with the department of social work, Don Bosco College (DBC), Panaji hosted the second edition of Samabhav, a travelling film festival film, Panjim Goa. [33]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Language Role
2012 The Victim - Theatrical Feature Konkani Director
2011 Expect The Unexpected Short Film English Writer/Director
2009 Unexpected Short Film English Writer/Director
2007 Vengeance Short Film English Writer/Director
2011 Let My Life Go By - Music Video English Director/Editor
2012 Tum Saath Nahi - Music Video Hindi Director/Editor
2012 Been Here Before - Short Film English Co-Director/Editor
2013 Adêus Moga - TV Movie Konkani Director
2014 Peon "Ek Chaprasi - Short Film Hindi Director
2017 "Tunch Mhojea Jivit" - Johnny Dcunha Ft. Shashaa Tirupati Music Video[34] Konkani Director
2018 "WELCOME M1LL10NS - Feature Film Konkani Hindi English Punjabi Writer/Director
2018 "Go Goa Go" (Music Video) For FC Goa Fans, Rosario Miranda Ft. Blasio Pinto English Director
2018 "Formalin" (Music Video) Khabir Moraes English Konkani Director
2018 "Tere Bin Nai Lagda" (Music Video) Shashaa Tirupati Punjabi Director/Editor
2018 LEARN FROM MIS[TAKES] with MILROY GOES[35] English Himself
2019 "Chaudhvin Ka Chand" (Cover Song) Shashaa Tirupati with Crehyl Pereira Urdu Director/Co-Editor
2019 "Don't Know Why" Norah Jones Cover by Shashaa Tirupati with Crehyl Pereira English Director/Co-Editor

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/the-victim-to-be-screened-in-goa-karnataka-and-maharashtra/article3579570.ece
  2. ^ https://www.heraldgoa.in/Cafe/Film-directed-by-a-Goan-is-India%E2%80%99s-only-film-still-in-contention-for-the-Oscars/141206.html
  3. ^ http://englishnews.thegoan.net/story.php?id=47869
  4. ^ http://www.asianage.com/life/more-features/261218/waiting-in-the-wings.html
  5. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/videos/entertainment/hindi/welcome-m1ll10ns-director-talks-about-the-film-qualifying-for-oscars/videoshow/67180833.cms
  6. ^ http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/english/2018/dec/01/chasing-his-dream-a-little-too-early-1905715.html
  7. ^ https://indianexpress.com/article/express-sunday-eye/director-milroy-goes-m1ll10ns-film-luck-by-chance-5450067/
  8. ^ https://www.laweekly.com/movies/welcome-m1ll10ns-10088209
  9. ^ https://www.heraldgoa.in/Cafe/Film-directed-by-a-Goan-is-India%E2%80%99s-only-film-still-in-contention-for-the-Oscars/141206.html
  10. ^ https://www.heraldgoa.in/Cafe/Film-directed-by-a-Goan-is-India%E2%80%99s-only-film-still-in-contention-for-the-Oscars/141206.html
  11. ^ http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2012-09-12/mangalore/33788875_1_konkani-film-karwar-manohar-parikkar
  12. ^ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2198644
  13. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/article3579570.ece
  14. ^ http://www.dallasobserver.com/movies/the-victim-konkani-6516295
  15. ^ http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-karnataka/article3579570.ece
  16. ^ http://goachronicle.com/milroy-goes/
  17. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Goan-filmmakers-feel-let-down-by-Iffi/articleshow/45321832.cms
  18. ^ http://vivagoamagazine.com/details.php?id=777
  19. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/First-Goa-short-film-fest-from-Feb-20/articleshow/46159753.cms
  20. ^ http://www.heraldgoa.in/Cafe/An-extended-Carnival/85014.html
  21. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/videos/entertainment/hindi/welcome-m1ll10ns-director-talks-about-the-film-qualifying-for-oscars/videoshow/67180833.cms
  22. ^ https://punjabi.bollywoodtadka.in/entertainment/news/welcome-milan-oscar-awards-2018-999755
  23. ^ imdb.com/title/tt5906418/
  24. ^ https://www.ptcpunjabi.co.in/oscar-awards-2018nominated-welcome-m1ll10ns/
  25. ^ https://www.laweekly.com/movies/welcome-m1ll10ns-10088209
  26. ^ https://www.punjabichetna.com/%E0%A8%AA%E0%A9%B0%E0%A8%9C%E0%A8%BE%E0%A8%AC%E0%A9%80-%E0%A8%AB%E0%A8%BF%E0%A8%B2%E0%A8%AE-%E0%A8%B5%E0%A9%88%E0%A8%B2%E0%A8%95%E0%A8%AE-%E0%A8%AE%E0%A8%BF%E0%A8%B2%E0%A9%80%E0%A8%85/
  27. ^ https://www.heraldgoa.in/Cafe/Aiming-for-the-stars/136558.html
  28. ^ https://indianexpress.com/article/express-sunday-eye/director-milroy-goes-m1ll10ns-film-luck-by-chance-5450067/
  29. ^ http://www.navhindtimes.in/creating-safer-spaces-for-todays-youth/
  30. ^ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8982412/
  31. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhoEHZA5b-U
  32. ^ https://www.heraldgoa.in/Cafe/Samabhav-Film-Festival-at-Don-Bosco-College/141118.html
  33. ^ http://www.navhindtimes.in/travelling-film-festival-samabhav-stops-at-dbc/
  34. ^ https://twitter.com/sashasublime/status/856843494253572096
  35. ^ https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8982412/

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