Film & Video

Film & Video (4-Year B.Des)

The course has been designed keeping in mind the socio-technical change brought about by the advent of Digital Technology, making film and video format accessible to all as a tool of self-expression, social communication, corporate branding and pure entertainment. With a strong emphasis on narrative content, the course will sensitize students to the concepts of design in cinema and its application, and also get them to master the craftsmanship and its allied tools. They will observe, creatively participate and construct films from all genres.

Topics like Photography, Instructional Films Making, Videography, Film Language / Film Theory, Cinematography, Editing, Script Writing, Production Design etc., will help develop a strong conceptual understanding of all the important aspects of Film and Video Design. Inputs in basic Documentary Films, Fictional Film, Music Video, Promotional Films, Advertisement Films, Multi-camera, Instructional Films and exploratory Documentary will add depth to the program. This diversified yet specialized approach to cinema will provide the scope to find space and excel in their field of expertise in this vast world of cinema

Careers:
After undergoing the comprehensive FVD course, the students find their calling in various aspects of film making as writer, directors, cinematographer, editor, VFX designer, art director etc. While graduates may make a rewarding career as a freelance film-maker, scope also exist for working in production houses and companies.

B. Des. (Film and Video) Curriculum

3 SEM 4 SEM 5 SEM 6 SEM 7 SEM 8 SEM
Core
Design Drawing- Freehand, Analytical & Perspective Journey of Cinema-esthetical and Technical Film Theory & Film Appreciation Animation and Special Effects Composting Brand Development and Advertisement Film  
Fundamentals of Design-1 3D Modelling Basics Advanced Cinematography Music Composition and Recording Collaborative Multi Cam - Narrative Fiction  
Fundamentals of Design- Solid Form, Space & Structure Still Photography Particle and Dynamics/ Simulations (3D) Production Planning Film for Instructional Communication  
  Introduction to Cinematography        
Non Core
Design Process   Game Design      
Environment Exposure   Short Fiction Film      
Essentials
Digital Tools 1 Advanced Image Processing and Vector Graphics Applications Introduction to Editing and Technical Formats Film Language and Narrative Exercises Collaborative Documentation Multi Cam Event    
  Introduction to Sound Recording        
  Fundamentals of Documentary Film Making        
Electives
      Common Elective Professional Elective  
           
Industry Ready
      Portfolio Demo Reel Exploratory Documentary Industrial Internship
      Promotional Documentary   Degree Project Thesis

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