Meet The Patels

Meet The Patels is a laugh-out-loud documentary about a 30-year old 1st generation Indian-American guy trying to find love the really old fashioned way—by asking his parents to help find him a wife. *Previously titled One in a Billion

Geeta V. Patel Geeta V. Patel
DIRECTOR/PRODUCER/DP

A former Sundance Institute Directing Fellow and Tribeca TAA Fellow, Geeta Patel directed the award-winning Sundance/ITVS documentary Project Kashmir and is currently the writer/director of a... more»

Ravi V. Patel Ravi V. Patel
DIRECTOR

Director/Actor Ravi Patel is most recognized for his work on Scrubs, Transformers, and most recently NBC’s The New Normal. He is the co-founder of This Bar Saves Lives, which gives a meal to a... more»

Janet Eckholm Janet Eckholm
PRODUCER

Janet's production and post-production credits include Taking Chance, Good Hair, Rocket Science and the Oscar-nominated American Splendor, for HBO Films, and Smoke Signals, a Sundance award winner... more»

Additional Credits

Geralyn Dreyfous
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Dan Cogan
EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Billy McMillin
EDITOR

Matthew Hamachek
EDITOR

Dhevi Natarajan
CO-EDITOR & ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

Trishya Screwvala
LINE PRODUCER

"A light-hearted film that tackles serious issues in intimate, substantive detail. Through Ravi’s journey we learn what it’s like to struggle between two cultures, especially when it comes to love and marriage."

Genre: Documentary