Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune under its Skilling India in Film & Television (SKIFT), in association with G H Raisoni University, Amravati announces Basic Film Orientation Course at G H Raisoni University campus, G H Raisoni Nagar, Anjangaon Bari Road, Amravati, Maharashtra.
Following are the details in this regard:
Ritesh Taksande is working in the media industry for the past 10 years as Director, Cinematographer, Film-Maker and Media Educator. He has worked on many national and international film projects including the famous Disney’s Planes II – Fire and Rescues (Feature Film) as Sequence Producer and Shaktimaan – The Animated (TV – Series Season 1) as Production Manager. He worked on Films VFX on Jupiter Ascending, Baaji, Classmate. He was Line Producer – Screenyug Creation Pvt. Ltd. Pune.
His films have been nominated in many International film festivals for short films on social issues. He received International award at the ASCRS Scientific Film 2016, USA. Special screening of his short film “Who is Responsible” was done at the Pune International Film Festival 2014.
He is resource person to conduct Film Making sessions for: (1) Children Film Society of India (Govt. of India), (2) Vigyan Prasar (DST – Govt. of India), (3) Film & Television Institute of India (FTII – Govt. of India) and (4) Many International School, MBA Colleges, & Mass Media Colleges across the country.
The course objectives are (1) Understand concept to script writing, (2) Understand basic camera operations, (3) Understand basic cinema language, (4) Understand basics of Editing & Post Production, (5) Understand proper archive & techniques and (6) Finally, making of a film of around 03 minutes duration, in a group, as final exercise.
Initially, participants will be having few theory classes followed by hands-on practical exercises using camera, lights, reflectors, microphones etc leading to a final project. More than 70% of the course is practical orientated exposing participants to the film making process.
(a) Online: Transfer course fees of Rs 8,300/- through NEFT to G H Raisoni University Amravati , A/c No. 0510102000018249, IFSC: IBKL0000510, Bank: IDBI Bank. Please note the NEFT Transaction id. Take a print-out of application form from FTII website (www.ftiindia.com) or G H Raisoni University website (www.ghru.edu.in/amravati), fill-in all the details including NEFT Transaction id, NEFT Transaction Bank etc & sign the application form. Scan this application form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org at the earliest. Please note that no application form will be accepted without NEFT Transaction id, name of NEFT Transaction bank and signature as stated above.
(b) Offline: Draw a Demand Draft of Rs 8,300/- in favour of “G H Raisoni University Amravati”. Take a print-out of application form from the FTII website (www.ftiindia.com) or from G H Raisoni University website (www.ghru.edu.in/amravati). Fill in all the details, attach said Demand Draft and Speed Post/ Courier OR deliver it in person to;Dr. Sophia Ansari,
so as to reach on or before 30th Aug 2019.
On envelope of application at top left, write “Application for Basic Film Orientation Course”. Incomplete applications, applications without required Demand Draft/ online course fee, applications received after due date & time etc will be rejected.
All the selected candidates would be communicated by email. Once admission is offered, the same cannot be cancelled. Course fee of selected candidates is non – refundable. Course fees of all non – selected candidates would be returned within 04 days.
Interested participants need to intimate the hostel requirement in the application form and also need to make additional payment in advance in cash at the Registration Desk at Venue at-least a day before commencement of the course.