Kerala’s first venture of online training on various film courses, a joint venture of International Film Festival Thrissur (IFFT) and Orange Film Academy a Research Centre, will be launched by filmmaker Shaji N Karun on November 1.
Writer Sarah Joseph, Thrissur St. Thomas College Principal Dr. KL Joy, FFSI Vice President Chelavoor Venu, Orange Film Academy Chairman T Krishnanunni and Dr K Gopinathan will participate in the function.
Academy offers one-year diploma, 6-month long certificate course and 6-8 week-long short-term courses. Currently Digital Film Production is offered as a Diploma course.
Sound Design, Cinematography, Visual Editing, Acting-Anchoring-Presenting, Folklore-filmic documentation, Script and Direction, Film Appreciation are provided as certificate courses. Short term courses include Introduction to Cinema, Asian Cinema, Elements of Direction, Cinema and Theatre, Cinema and Folklore and Curating Film Festival.