FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS

SCRIPT • SHOOT • EDIT • MAKE YOUR OWN FILMS
We offer summer courses and weekend workshops in filmmaking for individuals and organisations. The programmes are designed and conducted by Kavita Joshi, an award winning filmmaker and an alumnus of FTII Pune.

SUITABLE FOR BEGINNERS • WEEKEND OPTIONS • CUSTOMISED TRAINING FOR ORGNS

from the making of KAASH, Summer Course 2010


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I. INTENSIVE PROGRAMME IN FILMMAKING (SUMMER)
If you've always wanted to make a short film but didn't know where to start, this course is perfect for you. Intensive and very practical, it gives you a head-start in making your own films. You work hands-on with cameras from day one, and learn the art and craft of telling a story from idea to screen. The entire process is mentored by filmmakers.

    • Course conducted by FTII alumni
    • Suitable for beginners - students and working persons
    • 17 to 50+ years, functional knowledge of English
    • Cameras and equipment will be provided
 
6 WEEKS IN THE SUMMER BREAK  
SPECIAL OFFERS FOR STUDENTS

APPLY NOW! REGN STARTS 01.JAN. 2015:
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II. WEEKEND WORKSHOPS (2/3 DAYS) 
Perhaps you want to learn only a specific skill, be it direction or DSLRs or something else... Or you have only a few days in hand... Or you are simply exploring... Then our weekend workshops are ideal for you.

Each workshop is 2 - 3 days long, inclusive of a weekend. It is designed to maximise your learning in a short time.

    • For anyone who wants to learn something new, incl. beginners
    • Conducted by industry professionals and FTII alumni
    • 17 to 50+ years, functional knowledge of English
    • Cameras and some equipment will be provided
 
    • FILM DIRECTION 101: FEBRUARY, 3 DAYS
Grasp the essentials of the director's craft - from shot taking to actor handling and more. Learn how to tell a story well through the audio visual language. Conceive, develop and shoot short videos yourself to learn film direction hands-on. All in just 3 intensive days.
Feb 14-15-17 (Sat, Sun plus Tue ie Shivratri holiday) 2015
(preferred dates)


    • SHOOT LIKE A PRO ~ CINEMATOGRAPHY 101: MARCH, 2+1 DAYS
Every film needs not only a strong story, but also powerful camerawork. This workshop is packed with inputs that help you handle the camera confidently and well. From good composition to correct exposure to creative use of the lens and more, this workshop enhances your camera skills right away.
March 14-15 + optional 17 (Sat-Sun + optional Tue) 2015 (preferred dates)

    • DSLR FOR FILMMAKING: IN APRIL, EASTER WEEKEND, 3 DAYS
For anyone with a basic grasp of shooting or still photography who now wants to start shooting video with Digital SLR cameras. You discover the pros and cons of DSLRs as video cameras; learn about sound sync on DSLRs; and post-production workflows. In 3 packed days, you learn to get the best results from a DSLR.
April 3-4-5 (Fri-Sat-Sun. Pl note that Friday is a holiday) 2015 (preferred dates)

    • FCP 101: ESSENTIALS OF FINAL CUT PRO: IN APRIL, 2 DAYS
Final Cut Pro or FCP is a popular editing software that runs on Apple Mac computers. This workshop provides you with a firm foundation in using the FCP. It introduces you to basic and advanced cutting skills, video and audio tools, filters, ingestion and output methods, and more. Meant for beginners and anyone with a rudimentary knowledge of FCP.
April 18-19 (Sat-Sun) 2015 (preferred dates)

    • ESSENTIALS OF SCREENWRITING: SEPTEMBER, 2 DAYS 
Details to be announced soon. 

    • ESSENTIALS OF FILM LIGHTING: OCTOBER, 3 DAYS
Details to be announced soon.

    • SOUND RECORDING FOR FILMS: OCTOBER, 2 DAYS
Details to be announced soon.

    • COLOUR CORRECTION: NOVEMBER, 2 DAYS 
Details to be announced soon.

APPLY NOW! REGN STARTS 01.JAN. 2015:
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III. CUSTOMISED TRAINING FOR GROUPS
Organisations and groups have very specific training needs. We design training courses targeted exactly to your team's requirement. Courses can range from a day to a month; can be held on your premises if required; and may be in Delhi or elsewhere.

   We've designed customised workshops for:
    • Adobe India
    • Skillshare International
    • Chetana Media Institute, Thrissur
    • IIT Kanpur
    • Intl Assn of Women in Radio and Television
      and others

If you'd like customised training for your team, drop us a mail at: impulsemail AT gmail DOT com