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I make sure that every single day builds up to something bigger ‘Cinema’ The word immediately evokes the feeling of a show on a chilly evening, finger tips greasy with buttered popcorn. Way before I joined a mass communication college, I was told that cinema is a recorded art. And like any good student, I...
Symbiosis Centre for Media & Communication ensures that aspiring journalists are given exposure to the various kinds of media in which Journalism flourishes In my fifth semester, one of the courses that the Journalism batch studied was Television News Production. Symbiosis Centre for Media & Communication ensures that aspiring journalists are given exposure to the...
It’s something unpredictable, but in the end its right This probably sums up my entire time at Symbiosis Centre for Media & Communication. I am in my last semester, and it has been nothing but a roller coaster ride. This college has changed me in ways I would have never imagined, and when I look...
Sometimes films are beyond technicalities Among my worst fears is losing sensitivity towards the world. Education is a double-edged sword; it makes you aware about the world but the more reality you consume, you develop a peculiar kind of immunity against it. Each time I feel my train of thought being blanketed by a thick...
In spite of all the sightseeing, the shopping in Hyderabad markets and the photography in the old corridors of the Palace, the reckless snacking on the streets and the limitless nights at the Symbiosis campus were the best parts of the trip The Monday after the fourth semester exams, Mass Communication students sat on the...
On my first day, I made it to the classroom much before my peers did, which gave me ample time to observe each one of them as they entered Looking for a fresh start after spending two years of my life at an engineering college, I came to SCMC. During the course of those two...
I knew that the moment I’d cross the college gates, my life would be transformed, and this thought excited me Having lived in Dubai all my life, India, for me, was merely an annual summer holiday destination. When I first decided to pursue my career in the field of Journalism, in India, my parents were...
What sort of a mindset did it require for one to pop one more fig into one’s mouth as another human being burst into flames ? In my first year, the Journalism club screened Deepa Bhatia’s documentary ‘Nero’s Guests’. The documentary talks about the journey of P Sainath, acclaimed Rural Affairs Editor at The Hindu....
If a hugely successful A.D.  tells you to give the clap on your first ever commercial shoot, it means something. Almost 7 years ago, filmmaking had greatly appealed to the twelve year old me. For someone whose dream career changed every six months, this one surprisingly stayed on for a year, then a year and...