Film Making Archives - Seamedu
August 25, 2017

A Quick Glance at Vishal Maurya’s Award-Winning Film ‘B For Bundelkhand‘

Making your own film can be a long journey in itself. It is a journey that you may begin without realising it. Seamedu alumnus, Vishal Mourya, […]
June 23, 2017

Great Alternative Careers in the Film Making Industry

The film making industry is chock-a-block with success stories of immensely talented people rising from poverty, getting a lucky break and rising miles above the rest […]
June 6, 2017

VFX – A Visual Treat or Trick? Is VFX Killing Good Storytelling?

Have visual effects and CGI taken over the movie industry? Are filmmakers relying more and more on VFX tech in movies to sell a story? Has […]
May 25, 2017

21st Century Film Making: How We Embraced Digital Technology

Filmmaking technology and technique has been evolving rapidly ever since the first motion picture. Silent films evolved into the talkies which were soon in Technicolor and, […]
November 24, 2016

New-Age Film Making Techniques Used in Hollywood Films

From animatronics to 3D sound to mirrors to miniature sets, there are countless film making techniques that go into creating a modern box office hit. We […]
October 17, 2016

How Film Critics Manage to Keep the ‘Behavioural Bias’ Aside

Acclaimed National Award winning critic Ashok Rane recently conducted a film criticism workshop at Seamedu School of Pro-Expressionism, and one of the topics that came up […]
October 13, 2016

Pre-production Demystified – An Interactive Session with Satram Ramani

‘It takes real planning to organize this kind of chaos…’ – Mel Odom Ask the film makers and they will admit that this quote couldn’t be […]
September 28, 2016

7 Clichés About Film Careers You Shouldn’t Believe

Move over Hollywood – Indian cinema is here! Yes, you heard that right. As of 2014, Indian cinema is a bigger enterprise than Hollywood. India is […]
August 18, 2016

Life After B.Sc. Film Making. What Are You Going To Do?

“We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies.” – Walt Disney As wonderful as this quote may be in terms […]
August 10, 2016

A Film Making Masterclass with Mani Ratnam

*Parts of this article have been transliterated from an interview video originally posted on Jamuura The Bengaluru International Film Festival, or BIFFES, is one of India’s […]
August 2, 2016

Documentary Film Making – Being a Flying Elephant!

A guest lecture by Indian documentary film maker Madhavi Tangella “God is the director when it comes to shooting a documentary film,” said Madhavi when she […]
July 26, 2016

Born to be wild – A rendezvous with Mike Pandey

An interactive session with Mike H. Pandey, an avid filmmaker who has taken giant leaps in wildlife and environmental film making.  It takes immense passion, perseverance, […]
July 20, 2016

5 Exciting Careers after a Degree in Film Making

The Media and Entertainment (M & E) industry in India is currently valued at $20 billion and is estimated to grow up to $30 billion by […]
June 16, 2016

#Throwback – The REDcam Workshop at the Seamedu campus

Film or Digital? That’s a never-ending debate for most cinematographers in the world. Since decades, feature films have been shot in traditional analog film formats such […]
May 5, 2016

A Comprehensive Guide to Diverse Rewarding Careers in Filmmaking

The Indian film industry is usually synonymous with Bollywood, but this is not truly the case. While Bollywood does have a huge presence and fan following […]
March 26, 2016

Five Images That Make You Want to Dance

Photography is an art of observation. It has little to do with what you see and more to do with what you perceive of what you […]
March 19, 2016

Top Ten Movies with Actual Scripts in 2015

Every year there are some amazing movies made. Movies that evoke emotions, provoke thought and increase knowledge. But they go unnoticed. And generally for all the […]
March 12, 2016

Why Filmfare Needs to Go to Film School!

Awards are for appreciating skill, not pleasing celebrities. The 61st Filmfare just aired on television and as usual, it got an over whelming response of audience […]
March 5, 2016

Why is the Indian Film Fraternity amazed by these 5 modern age directors?

Indian Cinema has just recently completed a glorious period of 100 years! In these 100 years, India has churned out some of the finest movies which […]
August 26, 2015

Famous people who Picked Filmmaking Over Everything Else!

What if you dropped out of school? Or never got that MBA degree? Maybe you did get your MBA but do your dreams always take you […]
August 12, 2015

Baahubali

Baahubali is a two part film by Director SS Rajamouli. The movie is extremely popular and has a stellar record at the box office. It also […]