Diploma in Film Direction is a Diploma level Acting, Dance and Drama programme. Film Direction is a combination of the various techniques used to turn a simple idea into a grand canvas for the audience. Course trains students to streamline the process of imagining a story, thinking it in audio-visual terms, adapting it to a screenplay and realizing it cinematically through the filmmaking process. Course develops the directorial ability of making the right decision at the right time. Students will receive a working knowledge of scheduling and budgeting as well. Value additions will be in terms of appreciation of this medium through film screenings, workshops, field trips and guest lecturers.

Diploma in Film Direction Eligibility    

  • 10+2 or its equivalent from a recognised school board.

Diploma in Film Direction Course Suitability

  • Course is suitable to train candidate for entry-level work in the film and video industry as screenwriters, directors, production assistants, assistant directors, director’s assistants.
  • The course aims to provide an integrated overview of film and television with emphasis on direction.

How is Diploma in Film Direction Course Beneficial?

  • Course is beneficial for those who want to become a director, production assistants, assistant directors, director’s assistants.
  • They can learn the intricacies, technical finesse and creative aspects of film making in a professional atmosphere from the eminent film makers and technicians.
  • A student can also learn how to overcome the hurdles which come in the way.
  • Course is also beneficial for further studies.


10+2 or its equivalent from a recognized school board.
  • Diploma in Film Direction Syllabus

    Syllabus of Film Direction as prescribed by various Universities and Colleges.

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    Subjects of Study




    Introduction and History


    Story / Screenplay / Dialogue Writing


    Planning Film or TV Project






    Post Production


    Final Copy

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