Film making techniques and trends are changing faster than one can even finish saying, “Lights, camera, and action!”

The diverse ways in which stories are told and exhibited are evolving and cinematographers, screenwriters, directors, producers, and other film industry experts are adopting new technologies and mediums to create and disseminate their content. Hence, as a film enthusiast, you must have a strong sense of old-school filmmaking and an eye on where it is heading.

If you are looking for a film making course in Mumbai or Pune, you are at the right place. Seamedu School of Pro-Expressionism is a renowned film direction institute for learning the art of film making with its diploma course.

At the core of the ever-evolving world of film making, the experienced faculty at Seamedu ensures that the artistic along with the technical side of the subject like camera handling and lighting are taught to aspiring storytellers in detail.

Acknowledged as one of the best film direction colleges and cinematography institutes in Pune and Mumbai, Seamedu’s diploma in film making is perfect for those looking to hone their film direction, production, cinematography, and editing skills.

  • 12 Months
  • 12th / High School / Graduate / Post-Graduate/ Equivalent
Awards (On Completion)
  • Diploma in Film Making from Seamedu (SCMP-Film Making)
  • A Qualification Pack (QP) certificate from MESC (Media & Entertainment Skills Council)

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  • A comprehensive foundational study of the entire process of film making
  • Specialize in either direction, cinematography or editing
  • Exciting short film projects: Fiction short, non-fiction short, corporate AV, Public Service advertisement, music videos and webisodes
  • A well-equipped Chroma studio with all lights and equipment
  • Working with professional digital cinema cameras and lenses
  • Post-production software such as Final Cut Pro X, Avid Media Composer and Adobe Creative Cloud Collection
  • Training program conducted by industry experienced professionals and faculties
  • Interactive sessions with professionals from the film and television industry
  • Industrial visits and study tours to production houses, studios, reality shows, TV channels and film sets
  • A ‘learning by doing’ pedagogy which emphasizes on practical sessions rather than just theory
Module 1
Understanding Visual Storytelling
  • Understanding Storytelling - Art and Science
  • Evolution of Moving Images
  • Understanding Cinema

Module 2
Fiction Production
  • Cinematography - I
  • Writing for Moving Images
  • Post Production - I : Introduction to Editing
  • Production Design and Planning
  • Direction: Fiction

Module 3
Non-Fiction Production
  • Cinematography - II
  • Post Production - II : Sound Design and VFX
  • Direction: Non-Fiction
  • Studio Production

Module 4
Business of Media
  • Emerging Media for Filmmakers
  • Copyrights and Contracts, Film Distribution and Promotion
  • Career and Showreel Development
  • Adobe Photoshop (Photo Editing & Designing)
  • Adobe Premiere Pro (Digital Film Editing)
  • Final Cut Pro (Digital Film Editing)
  • Adobe After Effects (Motion Graphics & Compositing)
  • Avid Media Composer (Digital Film Editing)
  • Final Draft (Script Writing)
  • Sony A7S Camera
  • Chroma Studio
  • Godox Light Setup
  • Canon C200 Digital Cinema Camera
  • Samyang Prime Lens Kit
  • Tiffin Lens Filter
  • Matte box with Follow Focus rig
  • Light Reflectors And Diffusion
  • Slider
  • Gimbal
  • DaVinci Resolve
  • Color Grading Setup
  • Director- Fiction/Non-Fiction
  • Script Writer
  • Asst. Director
  • Cinematographer
  • Line Producer
  • Asst. Director
  • Executive Producer
  • Technical Expert
  • Production Controller
  • Editor
  • Short Film Maker
  • Short Film Editor
Why film Making?
Film Making is a collaborative profession which requires the right skills, techniques and aesthetics and a passion for storytelling. Candidates from any stream can apply themselves in this field and pursue a highly satisfying career and high-income opportunities in this field. The art of Film Making calls for a highly creative and professional learning environment, and that is exactly what you get at Seamedu.
I have no film experience. Is this program is for me?
Yes, the institute’s course structure is designed in such a way that any individual with little or no film making experience can opt for the program.
What are the digital editing software students use to edit their films?
Students enrolled in Seamedu’s Film Making course will have hands-on experience on Apple Final Cut Pro, Avid, and Adobe Premiere. Students who pursue specialization in editing will also learn how to use other postproduction software such as Adobe after Effects, Photoshop, and Soundtrack Pro.
How much access will I have to equipment?
The institute maintains the best ratio of equipment for students to their practical’s or project. Depending on the program, students check out their camera and lighting packages on a daily basis, for weekend shoots, or for one and two weeks on longer productions. The editing lab is open till late night for students.
Does Seamedu provide hands-on training to the students? Will I get any practical experience in making films?
All classes at the Seamedu institute are designed with a practical approach. We believe in the concept of ‘learning by doing’. Our students shoot films on regular basis with professional equipment.The course structure is unique as we provide specialization from day one. We conduct workshops, seminars, industry visits and guest lectures by professionals on a regular basis. For our specialization courses, the practical-to-theory ratio is approximately 70:30 (percent).

Students Successfully Placed At



Nikhil Wasnik

Nikhil Wasnik

After Studios
I'm thankful for the help provided by Seamedu for my placement at one of the finest post production studios in Mumbai After Studios. I'm satisfied with the efforts that were taken. It was a great experience studying at Seamedu, with the help of well-equipped Labs & experienced faculties, I happen to learn a lot during my 3 years Degree course. Also, the exposure was immense
Purvi Deshmukh

Purvi Deshmukh

24 Media Fusion
There are many things I learned in the past 3 yrs. i.e. from basic to final product. Software that has been taught to me are Photoshop, After Effects, Maya, Premiere Pro & some other necessary software as well. We had every day lectures including events where we can show our work & also learnt many new things.
Vedant Sharma

Vedant Sharma

Reliance Games
If you are looking to fill yourselves with knowledge and learning about Game Design, Seamedu is the correct place. I am extremely thankful to the placement team, for giving me an opportunity to showcase my talent at Reliance Games as a Game Designer.
Saptirishi Mukherjee

Saptirishi Mukherjee

The New Indian Express
The school’s frequent study tours to discover the nuances of landscape, wildlife and field photography was one of the main reasons why I chose Seamedu. This actually gave me an advantage to understand what should be focused upon & also how much discipline matters, which helped me in getting through such renowned company for job.
Abhishek Joshi

Abhishek Joshi

Pratibimb Photography
Seamedu has given me a lot of exposure in this field during my education. Also, thanks to the teachers who have made themselves available especially during my time of distress.We have been given various assignment & had participated in lot of outdoor activities, it helped me in learning new concepts and hone my skills as well.
Kaustubh Vetal

Kaustubh Vetal

Ray Scope
I find it very unique the way faculties at Seamedu teaches and assignments are given. Approach is very simple and curriculum is very well defined.We also got opportunity to collaborate with students of other stream, providing us more in depth understanding of what goes behind the scenes while creating a song, feature for news or while clicking a photograph.
Pooja Dubey

Pooja Dubey

Select Media
I joined Seamedu as I wanted to be a part of the entertainment industry, but wasn’t aware how this decision of mine will shape up. Thanks to our faculty members they made this decision of mine successful. After getting this job opportunity, I am sure it will help me in reaching new avenues in the industry.

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