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Film Direction Lessons by Madhur Bhandarkar

Learn the art of film making and story narration from the National Award-winning Film Director, Madhur Bhandarkar.

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  • Age GroupAge Group10-18 years
  • Course DurationCourse Duration3 hours
  • Session DurationSession Duration10 minutes
  • CompletionCompletionYes
  • SessionsSessions34 Sessions
  • FrequencyFrequencySelf-Paced
  • Course Valid TillCourse Valid Till

Film Direction Lessons by Madhur Bhandarkar

About The Course

    In his first-ever online class, the National Award-winning Film Director, Madhur Bhandarkar, teaches his approach, from storytelling to editing to working with actors. He practically teaches on-set Direction to make hard-hitting movies in a small budget. In this course, Madhur Bhandarkar teaches you to deconstruct movie opening scenes, the confrontation between characters, silence in cinema and closing sequences.
    He also explains his hallmark style and guides you to develop your unique directing style. He explains what you should look out for when scouting for real-life locations and also shares his personal location scouting checklist. He also explains how he researches for his movies and the different types of research you can use to forge a stronger connection with the audience. In this course, Madhur Bhandarkar explains how he realized that filmmaking was his true calling in life and how he started directing films even though he was an outsider.

Who Is This Course For?

This course is designed for students aged 10–18 who are passionate about film direction and want to learn the techniques and styles from a celebrity.

Course Objectives

The celebrity Film Direction course will help you:
  • Understand the nuances of film direction
  • Explore how to make films
  • Develop your directing style
  • Understand the power of sound and music
  • Narrate a story effectively



Madhur Bhandarkar

Madhur Bhandarkar

Film Director

Madhur Bhandarkar worked as a delivery boy for a video cassette library before directing films. Today, he is critically acclaimed for making movies, from Chandni Bar to Heroine, that create a social impact.