FILMMAKING WORKSHOPS

Impulse offers summer courses and weekend workshops for individuals; customised training for organisations; documentary mentorship; and more. 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

I.
WEEKENDS FILMMAKING INTENSIVE • 72+ 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 72+ hours. Very hands-on. Weekends options. Suitable for beginners.

Conducted by FTII alumni. To read more, CLICK HERE


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.

To read more, CLICK HERE


III.
CUSTOMISED TRAINING FOR ORGANISATIONS
Organisations have very specific learning needs. We therefore create workshops targeted exactly to your team's requirement and timings. We've designed and delivered trainings for Adobe India; Nikon India; Skillshare International; University of Washington-Bothell; Point of View - Sesame India; and others.

If you'd like customised training for your orgn, email us: impulsemail AT gmail DOT com



IV. 
FREE/CONTRIBUTORY: INTRO TO SCREENWRITING (3+ HRS)
We introduce you to the first principles of writing for the screen. You do writing exercises, watch videos and get feedback to your work. Aimed at beginners.
We especially encourage college film societies and student groups to organise this workshop in your institution. This is mostly free, subject to some T & C.


V.  FREE/CONTRIBUTORY: CRAFT OF DOCUMENTARY (3+ HRS)

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.

We especially encourage college film societies and student groups to organise this workshop in your institution. This is mostly free, subject to some T & C.
READ MORE HERE


VI. 
DOCUMENTARY MENTORSHIP
We will soon be announcing a mentorships programme for early-career documentary makers and people without sufficient formal training in documentary. Watch this space!