How to write an SOP

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Probably the most misunderstood and most underrated document that a student submits to a college is an SOP. A Statement of Purpose or ‘SOP’ refers to the essay that a student sends to the college where he’s applying along with his Bachelors or MBA application form. It talks about himself and why he … [Read more...]

Cinema with purpose – Regional and culturally linguistic films

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When the words ‘good film’ or ‘impactful movie’ are said, one’s mind usually goes towards Hollywood or Bollywood almost immediately. What one forgets is the array of films made by regional cinema throughout the world. Indian regional cinema, the Asian movie industry, Eastern cinema or the European … [Read more...]

Is the camera your best friend? Make it your career buddy with a photography degree

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Photography is one the most overwhelming forms of expression and communication. It plays a pivotal role in accomplishing one's creative vision. Whether it’s an amateur desiring to narrate a story, an entrepreneur hoping to sell a product or a hobbyist aspiring to capture the beauty of the … [Read more...]

How to Write an Amazing Screenplay That Can Be Executed on a Low Budget

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Gone are the days when high budget scripts ruled the film industry. The television has taken the industry by storm. Today, producers rarely opt for scripts that require millions for execution. The industry pros are searching for ways to make profits. That’s where a screen writer’s crucial role comes … [Read more...]

MMBA, A Specialized MBA for the Media Industry

A career in Media and Entertainment is indeed very promising. Want to know why? Over the next five years, the industry is poised to grow at an average annual growth rate of 11-12%​ By 2022, total employment across the industry is expected to be 6-6.5 million from the estimated 3.5-4 million in … [Read more...]

Hollywood VFX Expert Phaneendra Gullapalli at AISFM

AISFM had a Master Class with Mr. Phaneendra Gullapalli, a Hollywood VFX expert, and a member of the team that won an Oscar for the Hollywood film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button for visual effects. Phaneendra  has also worked on visual effects for movies like 2012, Mummy-III, Transformers-II, … [Read more...]

How a degree in filmmaking can change your life

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The media and entertainment industry in India has grown exponentially in the past decade. According to a Deloitte report, our country alone produces the most number of movies in the world, between 1,500 and 2,000 every year in over 20 languages. This is far more than the 700 or so films made in the … [Read more...]

AISFM launches Corporate Role Play workshops

AISFM faculty Nitin Mane, MFA (USA) & Bala Rajasekharuni, MFA (USA), who is also the Dean conducted a workshop of Corporate Role Play at Firefly Creative Studios, Hyderabad.Bala and Nitin blended various actor training methods to bring out the hidden talent of the team members, accommodating a … [Read more...]

Children explore AISFM & Annapurna Studios!

AISFM has opened doors for outreach programs in a big way. Starting with the recent International Teacher Training Workshop for the local schools, Annapurna Studios & AISFM are playing an active role in the local culture & education system, bridging the gap between the society & film … [Read more...]

Rhythm Mojo & Prism – AISFM Students explore TV & News Production

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Live hands-on experiences bring filmmakers closer to realities of the industry. AISFM always believes in this and ensures that it brings forth such enriching and learning experiences for its students. Such is the recent initiative, ‘TV & News Production Workshop’ in the professional movie set at … [Read more...]