4th Film Appreciation Summer Course
Assam Film Society and CKB Commerce College Cine Club in association with Federation of Film Societies of India are organising 4th Film Appreciation Summer Course (Equivalent to Short Term Course- STC) at CKB Commerce College, Jorhat from 1st July to 7th July, 2018. All film buffs/ University-College Teachers/ Journalists/ Students/ Research Scholars/ Other professionals are invited to take part in the 4th edition of this popular and prestigious Short Term Course on film appreciation. Total seats: 50. Course fees: Rs. 3500. The fees can be deposited at Assam Film Society’s A/C No. 30307215869, SBI, Katakipukhuri. IFSC Code: SBIN0009192. Accommodation may be arranged to outstation participants at their own cost.
The course is an introduction to film appreciation, film history, film analysis and film production – fiction and documentary - from concept to final film.
The participants will be exposed to the history of cinema and the development of the cinematic language. They will be encouraged to analyze a few selected films and taken through the process of film making – fiction as well as documentary. There may also be specific sessions on the impact of cinema on society and the process of preserving film and film heritage. Finally, there will be an opportunity for the students to explore the avenues for further learning of the film craft.
Enhance the participants understanding of cinema in all its dimensions including aesthetic, creative, communicative, industrial and commercial. The course will impart skills in contextualizing an audio visual work, grasping the impact of its diverse elements and understanding its import and impact on the society.
The course aims to equip the student with an ability to engage with cinema deeply. It teaches the student to contextualize a film in its historical, social, aesthetic and technological perspective and then goes on to explain the language of pictures and sounds and the meaning created by their design, juxtaposition and sequencing. Finally it explores with the students the relationship between cinema and the society.
Screening of films, lectures accompanied with presentations, interactive discussions, assignment for completion outside the class.
Who Should Take the Course?/ Benefits of undertaking said Course
Anyone interested in looking at cinema beyond the entertainment aspect and wanting to appreciate films for its genre, style & content and wishing to take cinema as career.
For details, please contact: 9954923492, 9435090786, 9954422165, 9864457679, 9435352971.
Website: assamfilmsociety.org/ www.ckbcc.org