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Shabana Azmi stresses on importance of teaching film production

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Veteran actress-activist feels that Indian institutes must teach production to their students.

Asked if Indian institutes don't put emphasis on film production as compared to acting and direction, she said: "It is absolutely right thing. I always say this thing because out of our country, there are lots of institutions where production is taught.

"In India, for production, you just need to have money and it doesn't require any kind of experience. I feel film institute's should understand this thing that production also needs training."

The spoke on the importance of film production while interacting with the media when she hosted a painting competition to celebrate the 100th birth anniversary of and her father Kaifi on Saturday here.

She added that government subsidised film institutions must include training of film production in their courses.

"I think government subsidised institutions like of (FTII) or must incorporate production training in their course."

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First Published: Sat, January 12 2019. 17:52 IST
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