Ashoke Viswanathan (Professor & Head of the Department)
Post Graduate Diploma in Direction from FTII, Pune, is a multiple National and International award winning filmmaker […]
Prasenjit Ghosh (Associate Professor)
Post Graduate Diploma in Direction from FTII, Pune. Worked on an Indo-Italian Film ‘in the twelfth night’ […]
Nilanjan Banerjee (Assistant Professor)
Post Graduate Diploma in Direction & Screenplay Writing from SRFTI, Kolkata Directed the feature film ‘Tomar Jonno’ […]
Script to screen: film production process - script development, pre-production, production and post production
Film business: distribution and exhibition of films - the basic mechanism of distribution and its relationship to various exhibition platforms. How the entrepreneurship of production relates to the distribution and exhibition.
Publicity platforms: the who’s/when/how’s of publicity and a brief exposition of the various platforms available now.
Certification: a brief history and the current structure of central board of film certification. The procedure to go about film certification in India.
Organizational structure of indian film industry: an overview of the different bodies that regulate and monitor the various constituents directly involved in making and marketing of films in india.
Budgeting for different types of films: relationship between budget, cost and time frame.
location study: creative/logistics, script breakdown, mix-n-match: budget top sheet, scheduling & call sheet preparation
Interface with industry in the form of interaction and exchanges with Studios, Production Houses, Independent Productions & Television Channels.
In the Specialization semesters; too, Production Management students will continue to get exposure to the current global practice in the field of Directing. Cinematography, Audio Recording and Design and post-production work.
To sum up, the Production Management course is designed to impact in-depth, updated, hands-on knowledge of the creative, technical, administrative and business aspects of the film & television medium
The department started functioning from 2012.
The first batch of students have just completed their course and working in the industry.
Here is a glimpse of a few of them:-
Prashant Rajagopal – Working with the NFDC
Srijani Dey – Worked in Fukrey2 with excel entertainment
Alex Leo Pao – Working with NFDC (Film Facility Office)
Our objective is to endow students with comprehensive theoretical as well as hands-on-training with state-of-the-art technology that are being used by professional filmmakers in India and abroad.