Complete Guide on Cinema Courses and its Opportunities

Important Points Remember while Joining in Cinema Courses and Admission Details.....
Entertainment sector plays an important role on country’s economy. In India entertainment field has occupied 9% of country’s GDP. By 2015 cine market raises to $2.8 billion. Day by day cine field is reaching new heights and providing lot of new opportunities in photography and video editing. Let us have a complete look at new courses introduced in cine field.

As media field is increasing its area there is a great craze for cinematography and more opportunities are available in this Cine sector. One who wants to enter into this field must have creative thinking rather than marks and courses.

Cinema Courses Admissions

There were so many courses are available in photography and video editing by different institutes from short term courses to PG courses. Course duration for short term courses is from 12 weeks to 6 months and course duration for diploma, PG diploma and bachelor degree course is 3 years. PG course duration is 2 years.

Admission Details:
Different institutes are held admissions in lots of ways such as few institutes will give admissions based on their merit and few will conduct written test and interviews.

Required skills:
  • Grip on latest technologies
  • Creative ability
  • Interest on photography and painting
  • Must be prepared enough to travel to different places
  • Patience
  • Inter personal skills
  • Great opportunities as Information technology rapidly increasing
  • High salaries
  • One should work at any time.
  • More working hours.
  • Have to travel corner places also.
  • Cost of course is more compared to other courses.
Working hours: Generally there will be 8hrs (morning 10AM to evening 6PM) work if needed he / she have to work in shifts also.

Opportunities are widely open in cinematography and editing courses. Both national and multinational companies are providing opportunities. After Hollywood Indian film industry occupies second place. Yearly 200 movies will be released so one can settle as photographer/editor. Moreover TV channels are also rapidly increased, number of serials increased and news channels also increased in great proportions. Moreover TV channels like animal planet, discovery, national geographic and history 18 are also providing great opportunities for photographers.

  • Film production units
  • TV channel
  • Video industries
  • Studios
  • Documentary companies
  • Video music companies
  • Advertising companies
  • Animated and multimedia companies
  • Free lance photographer- 5000 to 10000 per day
  • Assistant cinematographers will earn 150000 to 20000 per month
  • Creative persons and hard work persons can earn in lacs also.
Institutes offering these courses:
In our state:
Ramanaidu film school- Hyderabad
Course: M.F Tech (Film and television photography)
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility: any bachelor degree from recognized institute

Short term courses:
Digital cinematography
Duration: semester
Eligibility: 10+2
Website: http://ramanaidufilschool.net/

Annapurna International School of Film + Media- Hyderabad
Short courses:
DSLR Photography/Cinematography
Duration: 12 weeks

Introduction to editing
Duration: 12 weeks

Introduction to cinematography (Film + TV)
Duration: 10 weeks
Website: www.aisfm.edu.in

In our country:
Film And Television Institute of India (FTII)- PUNE
This FTII is running under Minister of Information Technology.
Courses: PG Diploma in cinematography, PG Diploma in editing.
Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: must be a degree holder

Post graduate course in electronic cinematography (Television)
Post graduate certificate course in video editing (Television)
Duration: 1 year
Eligibility: Bachelor degree
Procedure: written test and interview
Scholarship: students who performed well in academic exams will avail scholarship
Website: www.ftiindia.com

Satyajith Ray Film and Television Institute- Calcutta
Courses: Post Graduate program in cinematography and editing
Duration: 3 years
Eligibility: bachelor degree from a recognized university
Procedure: written test, viva and medical test
Website: http://srfti.ac.in/

Rupa kala kendro- Calcutta
Course: PG Diploma in editing
Website: www.kendroonline.org

Digital Academy- The Film School- Mumbai
Course: PG Diploma in cinematography, film and television editing
Website: www.dafilmschool.com

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