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Running Hawker

This Bengali filmmaker's debut film on railway hawkers is an eye-opener. Check it out

Budding filmmaker Chandan Biswas talks about his first film, Running Hawker, and why he took up editing rather than directing

 

Published on 6th June 2020
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Film studies aspirants from Jammu and Kashmir can apply offline for FTII and SRFTI

The online application process will be closed on January 31. The JET entrance examination is scheduled to be conducted on February 15 and 16, 2020. The admit card will be available online from Feb 5

Published on 27th January 2020
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Everything you need to know about the 11th Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar

The movies of the Indian Film Festival of Bhubaneswar are being screened at the Odissi Research Centre. For the schedule, check out their Facebook page 

Published on 22nd January 2020
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FTII-SRFTI fees to be reduced: Governing Council tells students, new fees to be declared on Jan 6

In a refreshing move the Governing body agreed with the students demands and said that they will reduce the fees but how much reduction needs to be done will be confirmed on January 6

Published on 28th December 2019
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SRFTI, FTII on hunger strike against 10% annual fee hikes and admission fee. Here's why

The three-year diploma at FTII will cost you Rs 3.89 lakh and Rs 4.55 lakh at SRFTI, including the security deposit. India's annual median per capita income is less that Rs 50,000

Published on 17th December 2019
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Who can pay so much? SRFTI, FTII students protest against high admission fee for film courses

Application fee for the combined entrance examination to both institutes, the Joint Entrance Test (JET) 2019 ranges from Rs 4,000 to Rs 10,000

Published on 12th December 2019
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Kirti Singh's film Mamatva won her a top spot at the national film festival of NIRDPR. Here's why

Kirti Singh wrote the script, did the research for the film and directed it as well, while it was produced by Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI), Kolkata 

Published on 30th November 2019
A Difference in Kolkata when he directed Kabul to Kolkata

This Kolkata filmmaker traced the history of migration of Afghanis to Kolkata through his documentary. Here's how

Diptanshu Chakravarty loves to tell stories about people that will touch your heart. We find out more about the young documentary-maker

Published on 10th July 2019
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Students protest SRFTI's decision to revise application fees to a staggering Rs 8,000

The students say that the current admission fee of Rs 8,000 has made even applying to the institute quite inaccessible to a wide class of students

Published on 11th February 2019
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RIP Science: How IIT-M students protested against Padma Bhushan B M Hegde's lecture on 'sauce of happiness'

While B M Hedge was speaking, a group of research scholars at IIT-Madras held placards saying 'RIP Science' and 'Saathi of Quacks'.

Published on 6th February 2019
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SRFTI's Student Union Prez starts hunger strike inside Director's Office demanding more classes for students

The students also demanded scholarships be provided for the EDM course. And said that the course needs to be made residential as the students feel the need for it.

Published on 6th February 2019
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This SC student from Ghaziabad just got into SRFTI, but can't afford to pay his fees. Can you help?

Jatin Kumar just got selected for the course on Direction and Screenplay at SRFTI but is unable to afford the fees and might have to give up his seat

Published on 3rd July 2018
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ME TOO: A lawyer's initiative to name academicians guilty of sexual assault brings 58 prominent names to the list, including nine from Delhi University

While the FB initiative has gained its share of supporters, several women activists have objected to the initiative that names or accuses men without substantiation or reason

Published on 25th October 2017
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Sexual harassment from professors in college: The What, Why and How to deal with it

After Kunjila Mascillamani's sexual harassment story hit the headlines yesterday, we take a look at the guidelines in place for college students in the country

Published on 7th July 2017
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'Your SRFTI is a sexual harassment zoo': Chilling note from Kolkata Film Institute student before she attempted suicide

According to a note she wrote before attempting suicide, this is Kunjila's second attempt and she accuses the Institute of not taking action against her sexual harassers and hushing it up

Published on 5th July 2017

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