AISFM Film Fest Showcases Students’ Splendid Work

It’s that time of the year again, when Annapurna International School of Film and Media (AISFM) is ready to proudly present to the world, the brilliant work of their graduating students. A festival of films in the truest sense of the word, the films were shown to an eager audience that comprised of … [Read more...]

Rangmanch’s Holi, a colourful triumph!

AISFM's theatre club, 'Rangmanch’, staged the Hindi adaptation of Mahesh Elkunchwar’s ‘Holi’, an iconic Marathi play at Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, Basheerbagh. Over 400 people turned up for the play and the student event was a huge success. Harshad Dinkar Fad, representative for ‘Rangmanch’ – An … [Read more...]

Film Direction & Script Writing Graduation Ceremony

Learning a new craft, especially if you are passionate about it, is a pleasure; and learning it in the language that you most comfortable with, is even better. Many such people bursting with enthusiasm joined our Fundamentals of Film Direction (Telugu) and Fundamentals of Script Writing short … [Read more...]

Dialogues that make Bollywood filmy!

Dialogues are the essence of any film. Whether or not a film stays with you, depends on the power of its dialogues, and Bollywood seems to never fail at delivering this to its audience. We have gathered dialogues from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s era that are enumerated even today, by adults and children … [Read more...]

Graduation ceremony of AISFM short courses

The Annapurna International School of Film and Media (AISFM) recently held a Graduation Ceremony for their short courses; their 6-month short course of Certificate in Film Acting and their 3-month course of Fundamentals of Script Writing. Renowned film actor, screenwriter, dialogue writer, poet, … [Read more...]

Best Screenplay Movies of All Time

What is a screenplay? Before we answer that, let us first decode what a screenplay is definitely not. It is neither a play and nor is it a novel. Unlike the writer writing for a novel who has complete freedom to explore any point of view, shift between conscious and subconscious mind, explore … [Read more...]

What kind of a story are you telling?     

“Those who tell stories, rule the world,” said the great philosopher Plato. Well, in the land of films, it couldn’t have been said rightly so! Everybody likes stories, either listening to them, watching them or reading them. But not everybody can create, rather, tell them, the way it is supposed to … [Read more...]

Memorable movie opening scenes

The opening scene is very critical to any movie; it grabs audiences’ attention from the very beginning. It gives the viewer a sense of the film in terms of aesthetics and story. If the first couple of minutes of a film are truly great then the audience will be captivated. Mostly an audience walks … [Read more...]

Dialog about dialogues!

Dialogue is one of the most important elements in a screenplay, for countless reasons. While great dialogue will not automatically make your script golden, weak dialogue will definitely pull down your script. It will not be an understatement to say that dialogue is the fastest and most overt … [Read more...]

Carving his own little niche!

When a dream becomes a passion and that passion becomes life, nothing else matters; you start living and loving life! For dreams and passion are more powerful than facts and reality. It takes guts to achieve glory and conviction to stick to your dreams. Well on this path to achieving his dreams, … [Read more...]