Future Vista – Session on Film
June 13, 2022
On June 13th 2022, the 5-day career conclave ‘Future Vista – The New Age Careers’ dedicated to the students was inaugurated at iLEAD. Future Vista is organized with the aim of discussing the changes and growth in the respective sectors along with the emerging new-age career opportunities.
The third panel of the day on Film had panellists like Ms. Sudeshna Roy (Actor and Director), Mr. Prabal Bose (Cinematographer) and Ms. Debika Mukherjee (VP, ZEE5).
Sudeshna Roy, veteran filmmaker, talked about the importance of ‘practical’ learning in films. She spoke about how digital technology has changed the way films are now shot.
Prabal Bose spoke about the rigorous physical and mental fitness required to become a part of the camera crew on a film set. Debika Mukherjee, as VP of leading OTT platform ZEE5, spoke about the new OTT content format, character paths, complex stories, how a certain content is finalized by OTT platforms and also treatment of a story that sometimes hugely depend on OTT brands’ policies.
The panels also interacted with students and replied to their queries stressing on continuous learning, unlearning and then relearning. All the panels witnessed enthusiastic participation from students who are excited to start off their career in the respective sectors.