As we all know that it’s not easy to become a cinematographer and one has to join an institute of film making, choosing an institute which will provide a full fledge experience is crucial. So you should once go through the list of institutes and take up the best one. Listed below is our list of top ten institutes in India
- Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), Pune
This is considered to be one of the best institutes in India. It has been started in the year 1960. All we can say that the best thing about this institute is that the famous directors like Subhash Ghai, Raj Kumar Hirani,Sanjay Leela Bhansali were the students of this famous institute.
2. Satyajit Ray Films and Television Institute, Kolkata
It was established in the year 1995, the main thing about it is that it is a part of The International Association of Film and Television Schools (Centre International de Liaison des Ecoles de Cinéma et de Television – CILECT) making it as one of the best institute in India.
- Center for Research in Art of Film and Television, Delhi
CRAFT was established in 2006, it is not a government organization, but its a non profit organization, CRAFT has introduced one-year, full-time postgraduate advance diploma unlike other institutes having courses of 3 years full time.
- Whistling Woods International, Mumbai
It has been started in the year 2006. The best point of this institute is that it has been started by Subash Ghai. It provides a 3 Year Bachelors Filmmaking Program and a 2-Year Diploma in Filmmaking. As it is stated under Subash Ghai so it has many links with other institutes that help them out with various sources.
- SRM Film School, Mumbai
This institute is considered one of the best film schools in Mumbai, having both old and new equipment’s for training the young generation, having the staff very well skilled and educated. It has courses stating from three months to two years.
- National Institute of Film & Fine Arts, Kolkata
This institute has been established in the year 1990.The professors in this institute have taken education from Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), This shows that they have better expertise and thus provides better knowledge to the students
- Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida
It was established in year 1993. The professors are the students from Indian institutes as well as from the institutes out of India giving a better knowledge. It provides the below two courses- 2 year MSc Cinema + PGD in Cinema (Specialization in Direction) & 3 year B.Sc. Cinema + Diploma in Cinema (Specialization in Direction)
- Annapurna International School of Film & Media, Hyderabad
The founder of this institute is superstar Actor AKKINENI NAGARJUNA and AKKINENI NAGESWARA RAO. The institute is in 22 acres with shooting floors, sets, and post-production facilities. The institute goal is to create the best film and media school in the world!
- Matrikas Film School, Delhi
It is one of the best institutes for Upcoming generation, who are keen interested in becoming Cinematographers; it provides life experiences by taking various sessions more than lectures