Prof. H. Khatua
CEO, School of Film & Media Sciences / Fashion Technology
India, which has always been an epicentre for film trade, is growing into a centre of innovation in film production. Film studies has emerged as a viable career option for a large number of youngsters in the recent years. The film industry, now, has become so specialized that it encompasses a vast field of studies in direction, cinematogrphy, editing, audio designing, animation, production management, acting, script writing etc. The new millennium has also brought forth along with it the challenge to reshape the film making techniques and blend into modern perspective, thereby adding creativity and innovation to it.
KIIT School of Film & Media sciences within the fold of KIIT’s world class state-of-the-art infrastructure and academic ambience promotes intellectual thinking, creativity, innovation and experimentation. It also draws upon the academic excellence achieved by the other institutes of KIIT such as School of Fine Art. School of Fashion Technology, School of Languages, School of Technology, School of Management and School of Sciences etc. In this atmosphere of varied academic activities our students have the unique opportunity to be groomed and to pick up skills of management along with required soft skills to work alone or as a part of a team so as to fit them in changing Industry scenario. Reflecting this strength the curriculum at School of Film & Media Sciences blends creativity, art and craft together with careful consideration of human values and functional aspects of Film making
Annual Performance Highlights
- “Har Kam Karne Waloo Ko Yad Rakhna Hai” produced by the School of Film & Media Sciences, participated in the Indian Safety Song and Video Contest – 2019 organized by International Social Security Association (ISSA), Germany and received 1st
- The CEO, SFMS Prof. Himansu S Khatua directed Film “KRANTIDHARA” got “ASIAN EXCELLENCE AWARD” in the Seoul International Youth Film Festival, Korea. Faculties of the school Mr. Ajaya Kumar Mishra and Mr. Susanta Bahinipati are the Editor and Cinematographer of the film respectively.
- Successfully organized the Kalinga Global Film Festival (KGFF) from 18th to 22nd January, 2020
- 6 film school students excelled in Short film, Photography, English and Hindi Poem competitions in KIIT Fest 2018-19.