Naveen Prasad is a media executive and content producer. He is the Co-Founder of Impossible Objects, a film and television production company launched in 2017. He was also the President of VICE Media in Canada up until 2020. Prior to VICE, Prasad helped launch and build Elevation Pictures, serving as its EVP & GM. He was also the SVP of Television & Digital at both eOne and Alliance Films.
Prasad's film & TV credits include Executive Producing the first Canadian Netflix Original series BETWEEN, as well as RIVER, which won Best First Feature Film at the 2016 Canadian Screen Awards. He also Executive Produced the documentary LONG TIME RUNNING which had a Gala Presentation at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. Prasad also Executive Produced the critically acclaimed DARK SIDE OF THE RING, the CBC original series GOOD PEOPLE, the Crave original feature RAT PARK, WAR CONTINUED for CGTN, and the Critics’Choice nominated series CLOTHES MINDED. He is also the Executive Producer of the upcoming feature ALL MY PUNY SORROWS which will have its world premiere as a Special Presentation at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival.
Prasad also currently serves as the Board Chair of The Bell Fund. He served as a past board member for Hollywood Suite, CAFDE, and the Reelworld Film Festival. Prasad also makes time for various other industry advisory activities including sitting on both the CMF’s Industry Roundtable and Ontario Creates’ Screen Advisory Committee. He has also worked in ad hoc advisory capacities with The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, Fin Partners’ co-production market, and the Banff World Media Festival. In 2015 he was invited to speak to the Canadian House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage to discuss the future of media and Canadian content.