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...]

The art of ‘screening’ it right!

Film post-production is not just about the editing, sound design, VFX and DI processes. It is the workflow at the end of the above processes that if got right, makes ‘all the’ difference for the screening of a film in the theatre; more than ever in today’s era of Digital Cinema where technology is … [Read more...]

Veteran Editor Marthand Venkatesh @ AISFM

Working with the best, interacting and learning from industry professionals in an important part of education at AISFM. Veteran Telugu film editor Marthand K. Venkatesh who has edited more than 400 feature films, conducted a Master Class for our students. Life experiences and social awareness are … [Read more...]

Master Class with Veteran Film Writer Akella

Master classes are always looked forward to, by our students. For it is the value that the master class setup brings; all students benefit from the master's comments on a subject and get expert advice, while still learning the finer nuances of their art. They also help students network and plan … [Read more...]

Master Class by Sunitha Tati, Well-Known Film Producer

Sunitha Tati, well-known film producer in various regional films, conducted a Master Class for the students at AISFM. Sunitha comes from a background of executive producing movies under Guru Films Pvt. Ltd. She has worked with industry bigwigs like Daggubati Suresh Babu and Gautham Menon. As the … [Read more...]

“The Fall Guy”, Bob Brown visits AISFM

Bob Brown was at the AISFM Campus addressing the students and sharing his experiences about the time he was working as a stunt man and later a stunt coordinator in a numerous set of Hollywood projects, including both film and television. Bob is also a World Champion professional high diver. A … [Read more...]

Editing decoded, from the master himself!

National Award winning film editor Akkineni Sreekar Prasad visited us for a Guest Lecture at Prasad Labs, to address our students on the topic of film editing. It was an honour and our pleasure to have him amongst us! He shared many an anecdote about his experiences while working on his … [Read more...]

Bharathan Kandaswamy’s Master Class at AISFM

Keeping each session fresh and interactive, bringing in a whole new perspective that would benefit students are the Guest Lectures here at AISFM. Students’ gain new insights and get to interact personally with them, thereby strengthening their belief of having taken up the right career … [Read more...]

“I am more of a visual story-teller”

“I dream in 35mm”, says he and reminisces about how the fascination for it all started. “It all started in my childhood when I was seven years old”, he adds. That’s Shaneil Deo, who is the talk of the town these days, thanks to his excellent work as a cinematographer in the recent Telugu thriller … [Read more...]

Nassar: “A chain of emotions makes up a film”

Veteran film actor, director and producer, who has worked in the Indian film industry for over 30 years, visited AISFM recently for a master class with our students. The actor had previously come in for a quick chat with our students, a few months ago. Nassar made his acting debut in K. … [Read more...]