43rd Film Appreciation Course



It has been decided to extend the last date for submission of applications for the "Summer course in Film Appreciation" at FTII Pune Campus to 16th April 2018

7th May, 2018 to 2nd June, 2018

A four-week full-time course in FILM APPRECIATION will be held at Pune from 7th May to 2nd June,
2018 under the joint auspices of National Film Archive of India and Film & Television Institute of India.
This is an intensive course designed to promote comprehensive understanding and insights into the
nature of cinema and other related forms and practices. These include recent developments like
independent films, digital art and diverse practices that come under the broad umbrella of New Media.
The course is primarily designed to meet the needs of teachers/scholars interested in introducing film
study activities in educational institutions, media practitioners, film society organisers, researchers, Govt.
officials handling films and serious cinéphiles.
The curriculum includes theoretical study of the art and history of film and the development of
cinema as a medium of art and communication. Conceptual areas of cinema like time, space, mise-enscene,
genres and movement are integral components of the four week long programme. The participants
will be introduced to the changing nature of film production and its evolving relationship with digital arts.
Film classics, short films and non-fiction films, both Indian and International will be used for critical
analysis and study.
*Applicants are hereby alerted that this is not a film production or a scriptwriting course. The
emphasis is completely on understanding and appreciation, and there are no practice-based inputs
included in the syllabus.*
*Divyang / Physically Handicapped applicants are encouraged to apply.*
1. The medium of instruction would be mainly English.
2. The applicant should have completed 18 years of age as on 01.04.2018
3. The course fee of Rs.20,000/- should be transferred online on FTII Account No. 65166250674
(IFSC Code - SBIN0050571, State Bank of India, Aundh, Pune)
only after the confirmation of selection.
Fees once paid will not be refunded.
4. Selected candidates will have to arrange their own accommodation.
Advance copy of the duly filled in application in the prescribed format can be submitted through
e-mail to nfaipune@gmail.com. Administrative fee of Rs.700/- (Rupees Seven hundred only) should be
transferred online on FTII Account No. 65166250674 (IFSC Code - SBIN0050571, State Bank of India,
Aundh, Pune)
. Hard copy of the application alongwith the UTR No. should reach the following address on
or before 31.03.2018 :

The Director,
National Film Archive of India
Law College Road,
Pune - 411 004
Contact No. : 020-25658253 / 25659516


N.B.– 1. The prescribed format of the application is available on the website :
http://www.nfaipune.gov.in / http://www.ftiindia.com
2. The application will be considered only on receipt of Administrative fee.

Application Form