Pune: Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune, Maharashtra,will offer Summer Course in Film Appreciation, which will commence from May 24, 2010. The four-week full-time course in Film Appreciation will be held at Pune, from May 24, 2010 to June 19, 2010, under the joint auspices of National Film Archive of India and Film & Television Institute of India.
The course is mainly designed to meet the needs of teachers interested in introducing film study activities in educational institutions, film society organizers, film critics, journalists, film researchers, Govt. officials handling films and others interested in films.
The curriculum includes theoretical and practical study of the art and history of film, and also the development of cinema as a medium of art and communication. In addition, film classics both Indian and International will be used for critical analysis and study. For further details one can log in the institutes official website: http://www.ftiindia.com/