Course Overview

A film has the power to transports its audience to parallel worlds. It mirrors the society from where it originates and helps connect people to their past and present. The essential elements of a film – the moving images, the music, the performance, the screenplay, the script coupled with VFX and smooth editing – held together by a compelling story makes it the most universally loved medium of art and mass communication.

 

MA in Film Arts (MAFA) program offered at Manipal Institute of Communication, MAHE is a dual-degree master’s program in Film Making. This program is jointly offered by School of Communication, MAHE and EICAR – the International Film and Television School, Paris (EICAR). The course is speared over two years wherein enrolled students will spend the first year at SoC and continue the second year at EICAR. On completion of the program, successful students will be awarded the degree of Master of Arts in Film Art by Manipal Academy of Higher Education and Master of Fine Arts in Filmmaking accredited by the European Accreditation Board of Higher Education Schools (EABHES).

 

It is aimed at individuals who possess a deep interest in films and are keen on learning the finer nuances of the profession. As a specialized course, this program will train students in the complete film making process including screen writing, cinematography, directing, editing as well as help them develop an understanding of the social, cultural, economic perspectives of the medium.

 

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Key Dates & Deadlines

15

Mon Mar 15 2021

Mar ' 21

Last date to Apply

26

Jul ' 21

Tentative Course Commencement Date

Duration

2 years

Facilties

Libraries
Libraries give students access to study resources, digital and print

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes

Innovation Centre
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre facilitates multi-disciplinary research

Sports & Fitness
Marena has world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash, as well as a well-equipped gymnasium