MANAS SAIKIA

Asst. Professor

Manas is an experienced filmmaker with around 10 years of experience in Film Direction, Cinematography, Screenplay Writing, etc. and 4 years of academic experience. He has done Masters in Journalism & Mass Communication from the University of Pune; Also, a PGP certificate holder with specialization in TV Production. His films are available in youtube.

EDUCATION

  • B.Sc. Botany (Honors)
    Gauhati University
  • M.A. Mass Communication & Journalism
    University of Pune
  • Additional PG Programme in Mass media
    With specialization in TV Production
    MIT-ISBJ, Pune

EXPERIENCE

  • ACADEMICS- 3 YEARS
  • INDUSTRY- 6 YEARS (FILM DIRECTION & PRODUCTION, ADVERTISING, PUBLIC RELATIONS,ETC)

AWARDS WON

  • BEST FILM award in the 2015 Prag Cine Award North East for his feature length film, ‘North Bank’
  • ‘Los Angeles Cine Fest’ award for his short film, ‘One Last Wait’
  • UNESCO supported ‘We care Film Fest’ award for ‘One Last Wait’

SUBJECT TAUGHT

  • Mass Media
  • Communication Theories
  • Introduction to Cinema & Film Appreciation
  • Cinematography
  • Intermediate & Advanced Photography
  • Editing Concepts
  • Advertising & PR