About Mindscreen Film Institute
Mindscreen Film Institute (MFi) was established in the year 2006 by Rajiv Menon. This film school provides a good platform for the aspirants, who wish to develop and improve their skills in cinematography, filmmaking, direction, acting and screenplay writing. The institute aims to create talented and creative professionals by offering high-quality study programs both in theory and practice. Mindscreen film institute also has well-trained faculties and comprehensive infrastructure to conduct the sessions.
Courses offered at MFi
Mentioned below is the list of courses offered at Mindscreen Film Institute
About certificate course in acting
It is one of the certificate courses started at Mindscreen Film Institute to bring out and shape the acting skills of the aspirants who wish to become an actor. The duration of the course is six months. The medium of instructions of the course is English. The course is headed by Mr. Nassar, an actor in the Indian Film Industry.
The students who are admitted to this acting course will be given education and training on the basic, intermediate and advanced level of acting through acting classes and practical exercises. Other than acting, the institute also teaches all the necessary skills such as camera techniques, film analysis and approach towards the script, voice modulation, speech patterns, pronunciation, accents, dance, yoga, theatrical exercises, and other required skills needed for a person to become a professional actor in the film industry. The students are also exposed to martial arts like Silambam, Kalari and Tai Chi.
2018 admissions into certificate course in acting
Admissions into the certificate course in acting are open at MFi for the year 2018. To seek admissions, the candidate should be aware of the below-mentioned eligibility criteria, admission procedure, and the selection process.
Who can apply?
Candidates who satisfy the following eligibility criteria are eligible to apply for the certificate course in acting at MFi
How to apply?
Applicants seeking admissions can download the application form from http://www.mindscreen.co.in/pdf/six-month-certificate-application-form.pdf
After downloading the online application form, the applicants must affix a recent passport size photograph at the space provided in the form and must fill all the mandatory fields in the form legibly.
The completed application form along with recent photographs ( 6 profile photos printed in 6" X 4" size) and a demand draft for Rs.2500/- (registration fees) drawn in favour of MINDSCREEN FILM INSTITUTE payable at CHENNAI must be sent via post or courier to "Mindscreen Film Institute 4,Ranga Lane,Ranga Road,Mylapore, Chennai – 600 004".
Instead of submitting a DD, the applicants who wish to remit the registration fees online may visit https://www.onlinesbi.com/ and must follow the below-mentioned steps
Note: Candidates must strictly follow the guidelines mentioned in the form. Applications submitted without registration fee and profile photos will be rejected.
The last date for submitting the application form is 15.06.2018
Applicants will be called to attend the selection process conducted by Mindscreen Film Institute.
The selection process includes competitive auditions and interview. Candidates must perform one scene given by the audition panel and one scene of their own choice in any Indian language. The maximum time limit to perform one scene is 2 minutes.
International candidates who are unable to attend the offline auditions can courier their application form and a DVD with their performance recorded on it. Applicants can also upload their audition video online and send the link to the video. Selection for such candidates will be made based on their performance as recorded.
The talent, creativity, and potential of the candidate are the key criteria for the admission. So, the candidates must deliver an excellent performance in the auditions and interview.
Only limited seats are available in the institute. If the seats are filled, a few numbers of applicants will be put on a waiting list. In case of any dropouts from the course, the candidates who are waitlisted will be given preference.
For any queries, contact
Mindscreen Film Institute, 4, Ranga Lane, Ranga Road, Mylapore, Chennai - 600004.
Phone: +91 44 42108682 / 24996417
Mobile: +91 9841612595 / 7550142159
Special disclaimer: This article is written based on the information provided on the official website of Mindscreen Film Institute. For more information visit www.mindscreen.co.in