The Hammad Zaidi Company oversees Mr. Zaidi’s film, technology, media and real estate holdings. These include The Lonely Seal Company Group Lonely Seal Releasing, The Lonely Seal International Film, Screenplay & Music Festival, Lonely Seal Streaming, Lonely Seal Live, Pet Divorce Media, Limping On Cloud 9 and Going Bionic. Zaidi also holds ownership interests in Designware, Hourglass24, HEC, and WCI-USA.
Hammad Zaidi is a creative entrepreneur and award-winning filmmaker who is a member of the Producers Guild of America and the Writers Guild of America. He has been a jury member, advisory board member, panelist, program curator, filmmaker advisor and screener at several festivals, including but not limited to Sundance, SXSW, and Slamdance.
Zaidi has also served as an adjunct professor, guest lecturer and panelist at several universities, including his alma mater UCLA, USC, Vanderbilt, Chapman, and The Watkins Film School in Nashville, among others. Hammad Zaidi received his Masters of Fine Arts from the UCLA School of Film and Television Producers Program in 1994.
Here’s insight into what makes Hammad tick: