On day 8 of Film and Television Institute of India's (FTII ) 20-day niche Course on FILM CRITICISM AND THE ART OF REVIEW
in New Delhi, 17 participants write their impressions after watching Chris Marker's La Jetée.
Course Director Rajula Shah (FTII,Film Direction,2000) is a Bhopal-based visual artist, poet and filmmaker. Her film practice emerges from an intense dialogue with the various arts, schools of thought and philosophies through a close collaboration with people, their work and contexts. She is a Producer- Director working extensively in exploring boundaries of fiction/documentary, traditional/modern.
This is the first time that FTII is conducting a Course in FILM CRITICISM AND THE ART OF REVIEW anywhere.This course meets a long-standing demand of cinema critics, film reviewers, film bloggers, research scholars and film academics.
The Course is being conducted by FTII in association with Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC),Delhi under FTII's countrywide film education outreach initiative SKIFT (Skilling India in Film and Television) under which 148 short-term courses have been held in 37 locations across the country covering over 6090 learners over the past 25 months.