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Apply to the Introduction to Filmmaking Course at Annapurna College of Film and Media


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Transform Your Passion into a Career with Our Introduction to Filmmaking Program

Course Brief

Embark on a cinematic journey with our Introduction to Filmmaking course at Annapurna College of Film and Media. This program is meticulously designed for aspiring filmmakers who wish to delve into the dynamic world of cinema. Over four months, you'll gain a profound understanding of the filmmaking process, essential for building a successful career in the industry.

Program Highlights

Our program is structured in three progressive levels:

  • Level 1: Online Learning - Immerse yourself in the theoretical foundations of filmmaking with our online modules. Engage with our expert faculty during scheduled sessions and explore the nuances of scriptwriting, film production, cinematography, editing, and sound design.

  • Level 2: In-Class Technical Training - Transition to hands-on learning at our campus. This level focuses on practical exposure to technical aspects of filmmaking. It's an opportunity to master cinematography, editing, and sound design in a real-world setting.

  • Level 3: Directing and Ethics - Elevate your learning with an introduction to direction and the ethics of filmmaking. You'll gain firsthand experience in managing a film set, preparing for a film shoot, and handling post-production processes.

Admissions Open for the next batch

The Annapurna Advantage

Discover the Annapurna Advantage in our Introduction to Filmmaking Program! Engage in an educational experience that goes beyond theory, immersing you in the exhilarating world of filmmaking. At Annapurna College of Film and Media, learning comes alive under the guidance of our award-winning industry professionals. These seasoned experts bring their real-world insights and experiences to the classroom, ensuring your education reflects the vibrancy and dynamics of the film industry. Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge equipment, Annapurna College is more than just an institution - it is the launchpad for your filmmaking journey, providing an unparalleled, dynamic environment to hone your skills.

Key Takeaways

Upon completion, you will:

  • Master the basic theory of filmmaking across various media.

  • Acquire the skills needed to assist in directing a professional film project.

  • Collaborate effectively within a film crew.

  • Demonstrate critical judgment in evaluating film concepts and ideas.

  • Plan and execute film shoots with proficiency in post-production.

  • Develop essential skills for a career in film production.


Course Duration – 3 Months (Monday – Friday)


Eligibility Criteria: Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age


Course Fee: Rs. 1,28,000/- (includes Rs. 5,000/- refundable security deposit)

Timings: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm


Difficulty Level: Beginner


Medium of Instruction: Telugu, English

Annapurna College of Film and Media is managed by the Akkineni Film and Media Education Society

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