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Pather panchali 60 years -A brief profile of the panelists

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Samik Bandyopadhyay

Samik Bandyopadhyay is a critic of Indian art, theatre and film. He is a scholar of English literature. He has written a number of books and essays. He is, at present, a Visiting Fellow (Professor) at the School of Arts and Aesthetics in Jawaharlal Nehru University New Delhi. He edited several books for Oxford University Press, Seagull Books and Thema Publishing

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Prof.Swapan Kumar Chakraborty

Prof. Swapan Kumar Chakravorty is Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, Presidency University, Kolkata. He has served as Professor of English, Jadavpur University, Director General of the National Library of India, Kolkata, Secretary and Curator of Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata. Joint Director of School of Cultural Texts and Records. He is also the author of several books and articles

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Dr. Supriya Chaudhuri

Dr. Supriya Chaudhuri is Professor (Emerita) in the Department of English, Jadavpur University, Calcutta. Her research interests include many areas of literary and cultural history. She has published several essays on the cinema of Satyajit Ray, including a chapter in Moinak Biswas’s edited collection, Apu and After: Revisiting Ray’s Cinema (2006).


Anindya Sengupta, Assistant Professor

Anindya Sengupta is the assistant professor of Dept. of Film Studies, Jadavpur University. He has teaching experience since 2004 and is specialized in Bengali Cinema and Satyajit Ray. His area of research is ‘Authorship and Bengali Cinema; Films of Satyajit Ray and Ritwik Ghatak.’


Subrata Mukhopadhyay

Subrata Mukhopadhyay is a contemporary author. He has written several Bengali books like ‘Aay Mon Berate Jabi’, ‘Chitrapat’, ‘Parikha’, ‘Rokter Niche’, Rasik’ and so on. He is awarded Sahitya Academy for his novel ‘Birasan’ in 2012.


Amaresh Chakraburtty

Amaresh Chakraburtty is the Professor and Head of Department of Direction and Screenplay Writing, SRFTI.


Shaji Neelakantan Karun

Shaji Neelakantan Karun is a National Award-winning Indian film director and cinematographer. His debut film Piravi (1988) won the Caméra d’Or – Mention d’honneur at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival. He was the Premiere Chairman of the Kerala State Chalachitra Academy and was also the Executive Chairman of International Film Festival of Kerala from 1998 to 2001. He is best known for his award winning films Piravi (1989), Vanaprastham (1999) andKutty Srank (2009).


Kamaleshwar Mukherjee

Kamaleshwar Mukherjee is a Begali film maker, physician by training moved on initially to the profession of advertisement making and then film making. He is the author of the film Natobor Notout’ and directed ‘Uro Chithi’, ‘Meghe Dhaka Tara’, ‘Chander Pahar’, He is awarded Centenary Award at IFFI 2013, Silver Crow Pheasant Award for the Best Director at International Film Festival of Kerala , 2013) and NETPAC Award for his film Meghe Dhaka Tara.


Sekhar Das

Sekhar Das is a Bengali Movie director, scriptwriter. with four award winning feature films to his credit. ‘Mahulbanir Sereng’, ‘Krantikaal’, ‘Kaler Rakhal’, ‘Necklace’, ‘Nayanchampar dinratri’, ‘Jogajog’ are some important films made by Shri Das.


Sourav Sarangi

Sourav Sarangi is an alumnus of FTII, Pune and a notable documentary filmmaker from Bengal. He is popularly known for his documentary ‘Bilal’, ‘Moddhikhane Chor’ and so on. He is awarded several national and international awards for his films.


Shanker Raman

Shanker Raman is an award winning cinematographer having worked professionally over the last 15 years on several documentaries, shorts, feature films and TV commercials. After completing his bachelor’s in Physics he went on to major in Cinematography from the Film and TV Institute of India, Pune. He is the writer, Executive Producer and Associate Director of the film ‘Frozen’ and the producer of the film ‘Harud’.


Suresh Jindal

Suresh Jindal is the producer of several films including ‘Shatranj ke khilari’ directed by Satyajit Ray. Apart from the films like ‘Rajnigandha’, ‘Gandhi’, ‘Katha’ etc., he has also produced number of documentaries for television.

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Prof. Sanjoy Mukhopadhyay

Sanjoy Mukhopadhyay is an eminent Professor of Film Studies at Jadavpur University. He is mainly known for his writings on cultural modernity in India. He is also a known Ritwik Ghatak scholar and author, as well as a commentator on social issues. Prof. Mukhopadyay has several publications including books.

Sexual Harassment of woman in workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal)

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Sexual Harassment of woman in workplace Download pdf
Vishakha Guidelines Download pdf
Steps for conducting enquery in case of allegation of Sexual Harassment Download pdf
SRFTI Internal Complaints Committee on Sexual Harrasment (ICCSH) Download pdf
Reconstitution of SRFTI Internal Complaints Committee on Sexual Harassment(ICCSH) Download pdf
Two final reports of enquery received from ICCSH vide letter dated on 20/04/2016 & 27/04/2016 respectively
Copies of ICCSH Reports served to defendants vide letters dated on 05/05/2016
Replies received from the defendant on the report of ICCSH submitted against them on 20/05/2016
Present Status of cases pertaining to complaints of Sexual Harassment Download pdf
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Notice On Fraudulent Job Offers

Posted on: December 2nd, 2015 by Somaditya No Comments

It has been brought to our attention that certain unscrupulous elements are publishing advertisements for various jobs or are offering appointment letter purporting to be from Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute ( SRFTI ). The advertisements/offer letters are asking the candidates to apply/join for a job opening at SRFTI – Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute and to deposit a certain amount in the form of DD/ cash. The advertisements/appointment letter are falsely stated to be from various Departments of SRFTI or even from the office of Director/Chairman.

SRFTI has not issued any such advertisement/ offer letter. Please note that SRFTI bears no responsibility for amounts being deposited in response to such advertisements / offer letters. SRFTI being an government Institution publish advertisement against any recruitment in the newspaper and the same is also displayed in the website under vacancy section.

We advise candidates not to respond to any fraudulent advertisement/offer letter and not to make any payment. In case of any doubt please contact SRFTI’ at Tel No. 033.2432-8355/56/9300


Suvobrata Roy Chowdhury – Graphic Artist

Posted on: June 19th, 2015 by Somaditya No Comments

Studied Graphic Art at Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan. After a brief stint in television with Television 18 India Ltd he went on to do his Masters in Graphic Art from M.S. University of Baroda, where he taught for a year after graduating. He joined Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute in 1999. He further studied Animation Film Production at DeAnza College, California, USA, while working at the Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute. He has written, produced and directed two independent short animation films.

Admission 2015

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SRFTI Admission 2015  apply to SRIFT Admission 2015

Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute

An Autonomous Institute Under Ministry Of Information & Broadcasting

Government Of India

SRFTI Admission 2015

 SRFTI, Kolkata, the premiere center of cinematic learning, invites applications for admission 2015 to Three – Year Post Graduate Program in /cinema (Full Time) for session 2015 – 2018

Medium of Instruction: English. Total Number of intakes: 68 max. For Animation, national intakes only. In other specializations 12 intakes each (2 seats are reserved for foreign students). For extant reservation rules please visit srfti.ac.in

Admission 2015 Test 

A written examination will be held at different centres on 10.05.15. Short listed candidates will be called for Interactive Orientation Session & Viva- Voce at the Institute.

How To Apply for admission 2015

Apply on-line only. Last date of submission: 15.04.15. For further details visit
www.srfti.ac.in. For any queries contact: admission15@srfti.ac.in



1.     Direction & Screenplay Writing

2.     Cinematography

3.     Editing

4.     Producing for Film & Television

5.     Sound Recording & Design

6.     Animation Cinema


Graduation in any discipline from a recognised university or equivalent.

For Animation Cinema, candidates should have proficiency in Drawing.

How To Apply for admission 2015

What all do you need to complete the Online application process for SRFTI for admission 2015 ?

As an applicant you would need the following:

  1. A unique E-mail ID for registration and for all future correspondence.
  2. Computer with internet connectivity,  printer, scanner or access to a cyber cafe which has these facilities.
  3. No additional documents are required for filling and submitting the online application.
  4. Original certificates issued by competent authority supporting your filled details would be asked from you ONLY at the time of Orientation/final admission. If data provided in the online application cannot be supported by suitable documents then your application / claim for admission can be summarily rejected.

The entire process of filling online application can be completed in four stages.  They are:

  1.  Registration for Online Application
  2.  Filling the following details in the application form :
    1. Basic Details
    2. Application Fee Details
    3. Personal Details
    4. Contact Details
    5. Qualification Details
    6. Upload Photograph, Signature and Challan

3.  Final Review and confirmation

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Each of these steps is explained in detail below:

Registration for Online Application [ For filling Up online application form for admission 2015 ]

  1. To register for the admission online, you must have a valid e-mail ID to which all communications pertaining to your application would be sent.
  2. Please click on “Apply Now!” given on the Admission page of the SRFTI  (srfti.ac.in).
  3. On clicking the link, you will be directed to a new page. Please click the link “3 years post graduate programme in Cinema” under list of examinations, which will take you to a new page having a Login and New User Section. Under the New User Section there is a link “Click here to start Registration Process”. Please click on this link
  4. When you click the link you will be shown a Registration Form asking for various details.Once you fill the details, you can click on the “Register” button at the bottom for completing the registration process.
  5. On successful submission of Registration Form, you would be shown a confirmation message on the screen. Also you will receive an e-mail from SRFTI on the e-mail ID provided by you in the Registration Form. This email will contain an activation link.You need to click on the link to confirm your registration process
  6. This confirmation e-mail might land up in your “Spam Folder”. So, in case you do not find the registration confirmation e-mail in your “Inbox”, please check your “Spam Folder”. If you find the e-mail from entrance@srfti.ac.in in your Spam Folder, please report it as “Not Spam” and/or add the same to your contact list so that the subsequent e-mails from entrance@srfti.ac.in always come in your Inbox.
  7. On clicking the activation link in the email, you will be directed to the same page having the Login and New User Section.

Filling up Online Application Form [Step 1 for filling Up online application form for admission 2015]

Note:    Before filling up the application form keep the required details

  • Detail of fees deposited [amount, branch name, branch code, journal no]

[ Download the challan proforma from the website or the link of online application page and deposit the requisite examination fee in any branch of  State Bank of India. ]

  • Scanned photo , signature & challan

1.  Login to the Application form from the login section of the page with your user ID & password.

2. On successful login the Application form will open.[ Step 2 for filling Up online application form for admission 2015]

  • Kindly refer the Information Brochure/Prospectus carefully, before filling the application form for admission 2015
  • Fields Marked with an asterisk * are mandatory
  • Provide all the relevant details carefully
  • Fill up the required detail

Upload Photo , Signature & Challan 

Guideline for uploading scanned photo , signature & challan

Photograph Image:

  • Photograph must be a recent passport style colour picture
  • Make sure that the picture is in colour, taken against a light-coloured, preferably white, background
  • If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly seen
  • Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred)
  • Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more that 40KB. If the size of the file is more than 40 KB, then adjust the settings of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colours etc., during the process of scanning.
  • The format should be either jpg/jpeg. No other format is accepted by the system.


Signature Image:

  • The applicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink pen. initials are not sufficient. Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS is not permitted
  • The signature must be done by the applicant only
  • Dimensions 140 x 60 pixels (preferred)
  • Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 20KB
  • The format should be either jpg/jpeg. No other format is accepted by the system.


Challan Image:

  • Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 70KB
  • The format should be either jpg/jpeg. No other format is accepted by the system.


Scanning the photograph, signature & challan:

  • Set the scanner resolution to a minimum of 200 dpi (dots per inch)
  • Set Color to True Color
  • File Size as specified above
  • The image file should be JPG or JPEG format.


Procedure for Uploading the Photograph, Signature & Challan

  • There will be three separate sections for uploading Photograph,Signature & Challan
  • Move to the respective section “Upload Photograph /Signature/ Challan”
  • Click the browse button
  • Browse and Select the location where the Scanned Photograph / Signature /Challan file has been saved.
  • Select the file by clicking on it
  • The image will appear in the frame above. You can edit the images online using the edit button.
  • After filling up all the details in the form press the Submit & Proceed which will take you to the next screen.


Verification [ Step 2 for filling Up online application form for admission 2015]

Please review the information carefully that you have entered in the previous two screens. If you would like to change any information entered, you may do so by pressing ‘Edit’ button or press ‘Apply’ button for final submission.


Allotment of your Registration No.

You have successfully submitted Online Application Form for Admission 2015 to 3 years Post Graduate Programme in Cinema at SRFTI. Please note your registration no for any further reference. You are also required to print the Application form from the Application Form Link. After printing the application form you may logout from your account.


In case of any difficulty regarding the online application, please contact SRFTI

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Congratulations SRFTI Winner – NSFA 2014

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Rong’ Kuchak

Best Film Fiction 10 mins – 30 Mins., 2nd National Student’s Film Award

Dir: Dominic MegamSangma


Ustad Abdul Rashid Khan

Best Film Non Fiction (up to 30 mins), 2nd National Student’s Film Award

Dir: Mithila Hegde

Best Sound DesignNon Fiction (up to 30 mins), 2nd National Student’s Film Award

Arka Ghosh



Best Film Fiction up to 10 mins, 2nd National Student’s Film Award

Dir: Kim Jung Hyun


Mokama Fast Passenger

Best Editing Fiction 10 mins – 30 Mins., 2nd National Student’s Film Award

Yagyapriya Gautam



Jury Special Mention Fiction up to 10 mins, 2nd National Student’s Film Award

Dir: Christo Tomy