FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS

Impulse offers summer courses and weekend workshops for individuals; and customised training for organisations. Our programmes are designed and conducted by Kavita Joshi, an award winning filmmaker and an alumna of FTII Pune.

SUITABLE FOR BEGINNERS • WEEKEND OPTIONS • CUSTOMISED TRAINING FOR ORGNS


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ABOUT OUR WORKSHOP FILMS 
ABOUT OUR TEAM

I. WEEKENDS FILMMAKING INTENSIVE • 54+ HRS., DELHI

Learn core direction and audio-visual skills. Work on DSLR cameras, meet like-minded people, and shoot or edit nearly every day. A whopping 54+ hours. Very hands-on. Weekends options.

Conducted by FTII alumni. Perfect for beginners and also people with some experience.
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II. SUMMER PROGRAMME IN FILMMAKING • JUNE-JULY  FULL TIME

If you've always wanted to make a short film but didn't know where to start, this course is perfect for you. Immersive, practical and hands-on, it helps you make a short film from idea to completion. You grasp the essentials of film craft, be it directing, camerawork, sound recording or editing. You are mentored at every stage by filmmakers and FTII alumni.

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III.
CUSTOMISED TRAINING FOR ORGANISATIONS

Organisations and groups have very specific training needs. We design courses targeted exactly to your team's requirement. Courses can range from a day to a month; can be held on your premises; in Delhi or other cities. We've designed custom training for:
• Adobe India
• Nikon India
• Skillshare International
• University of Washington, Bothell
• Delhi School of Economics (Dept. of Sociology)
• International Association of Women in Radio and Television;
  and others
If you'd like custom training for your team, drop us a mail at: impulsemail AT gmail DOT com


IV. 
FREE / CONTRIBUTORY WORKSHOPS

Once in a while, we organise a special workshop which has no fixed fee as such - though we do expect participants to contribute towards organising costs. We also offer these workshops to college film societies and student bodies, absolutely free of charge.

CRAFT OF DOCUMENTARY (3 hours)
We deconstruct a documentary to reveal how elements of film-craft – cinematography, sound design, editing and narrative structure – all work towards creating meaning, mood and impact. To read more, click here.

SCREENWRITING: AN INTRODUCTION (3 hours)
We introduce you to some elementary principles of writing for the screen. You also polish your skills with some writing exercises, and get feedback. Level: beginners. 

IMAGE COMPOSITION & CAMERA MOVEMENT (2-3 hours)
We help you improve your camerawork and shot-taking skills. An interactive session, it give you insight into composing better images; and helps you grasp the role of camera movement in filmmaking. Level: Beginners

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