Appl. invited for short course on film making

Port Blair
13 May 2017

The Film & Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, in association with the Information & Publicity Division of Directorate of IP&T and the Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya, will be organising a 20-day short courses on different aspects of film making.
The courses are aimed at exposing the Islanders, especially the students and teachers of the schools and colleges of A&N Islands, to the nuances of the film industry. This experience will help in growth of local film industry, and will also motivate local youth for taking up film making as a career. In long term, these training programmes will help A&N Administration in promoting the Islands as film shooting destination.  The courses will be organised in JNRM from 8 am to 4 pm, from June 6, without any holiday, on foundation course in Digital Cinematography, foundation courses in Acting, foundation course in Screenplay Writing and Film Orientation with fee of Rs 10,000 for all the three and Rs 1500 for the film orientation course to be held in three batches.
The selection of participants will be done on first come first served basis. The opportunity will also be open for the Govt. Departments for training their staff  and officers based on requirement of the departments on payment same as for other participants/applicants. Based on applications  received, the number of batches to be conducted for each course will be decided. For application forms and more information about the courses, one may contact Shri SCN Prasad, Supervisor, Film Unit, Department of IP&T, in person or over phone number 9474203104. The request for application forms can also be sent on the email id : thedirectortourism@gmail.com.