The Encounter with the Real

The Praxis of Short Non-fiction – Online, 27th November 2022. (Specially Curated Session of Appreciation and Analysis of Non-fictions of Shorter Duration) PrerequisitesNone Zone of InterestParticipants are welcome who are interested primarily about creating a relation with the reality of a given space through moving images and sounds, within a limited period of time. ThatContinue reading “The Encounter with the Real”

3 years of Film Institute @Auroville

Today, 15th August 2022 – 75th year of India’s independence and 150th Birth Anniversary of Sri Aurobindo – this day also marks the 3rd anniversary of Auroville Film Institute’s formal initiation. Film Institute at Auroville concurs with the experimental ethos of Auroville, applying the integral education approach. What began as a dream, today in 3Continue reading “3 years of Film Institute @Auroville”

Transition Transference Transformation: ‘Chinatown’ Shot by Shot

with Mr. Kamal Swaroop Over each scheduled session, Kamal Swaroop will take one film and preview it along with its original script. Applying the principles of 5Cs of Cinematography and the Writer’s Journey, Kamal will discuss shot by shot, scene by scene the construction of classical films.  ‘5 Cs of Cinematography’ by Joseph V MascelliContinue reading “Transition Transference Transformation: ‘Chinatown’ Shot by Shot”

Appreciation of Experimental Cinema

A ruthlessly individualistic & subjective interrogation of the restless minds of some great experimental film makers that prise open the taboo, the unsaid and the unchartered.